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News Government General
July 15, 2021  

Singh promises public infrastructure to be made with ‘Canadian products’ in jobs plan

(CP) OTTAWA – Jagmeet Singh is promising that infrastructure

News Manufacturing Metals General
December 4, 2020  

Regina’s Evraz steel mill hit with 500 layoffs, slow demand

Steel industry is struggling because projects are being built with cheaper steel obtained offshore.

News Manufacturing Metals General Production
November 12, 2020  

Stelco loses $88M as prices fall and upgrade project stifles shipments

They fell over the summer as the company upgraded its blast furnace.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
September 16, 2020  

US companies seeking tariff relief faced red tape, delays

Commerce Department was overwhelmed by companies lobbying to avoid the tariffs, could not meet its own deadline.

News Manufacturing General
July 28, 2020  

‘Windsor Hum’ finally dies down after US Steel idles Zug Island plant

Subject of intense speculation by governments and journalists on both sides of the Canada-US border since 2011.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
June 2, 2020  

Iran scientist acquitted in US trade secrets case deported

Accused of stealing research from a project for the US Navy Office of Naval Research to create and produce anti-corrosive stainless steel.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 1, 2020  

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News Government Manufacturing General
May 27, 2020  

Canada initiates dumping probe of steel imports from five countries

Involves hot-rolled carbon steel heavy plate and high-strength low-alloy steel heavy plate.

News Metals General
February 20, 2020  

Stelco reports Q4 loss on challenging market conditions, steel price drop

Average steel selling price for the quarter was down 28% compared with last year.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
January 28, 2020  

Feds invest in digital tracing for steel supply chain

Funding for two firms will support a proof of concept for a using blockchain and artificial intelligence.

News Manufacturing Metals Economy General
January 27, 2020  

US confirms fabricated steel from Canada dumped, but not subsidized

Investigation is over, no countervailing duties will be collected but injuries to be assessed.

News Construction Manufacturing General
January 21, 2020  

Quebec investors buy back Canam Canadian operations

Deal will total more than $840 million and account for nearly 2,700 of the company’s 4,900 employees.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
December 2, 2019  

Brazil’s Bolsonaro under fire after Trump slaps tariff on steel

US president accusing Brazil and neighbouring Argentina of manipulating their currencies and hurting American farmers.

News Manufacturing Metals General
November 13, 2019  

Stelco makes no net profit in Q3 as revenues drop 23%

Revenues were $475 million, down from $619 million in the third quarter of 2018.

News Government Manufacturing Metals Economy General
November 5, 2019  

Why Trump tariffs haven’t revitalized American steelmakers

Raised costs for steel users and has done little to blunt China’s dominance of global steel production.

News Manufacturing Metals Economy General Production
August 22, 2019  

Heico gets $18M federal funding to diversify product mix

Company is investing $50.7 million in three facilities, creating 86 jobs.

News Manufacturing Metals General
August 14, 2019  

Stelco Holdings Q2 revenue down on lower prices, market challenges

Steelmaker cites destocking, falling market prices and the 232 tariffs imposed by the US.

News Manufacturing Metals General
July 25, 2019  

Sheet metal processor gets $365,000 CED funding for productivity

Repayable loan will be used to purchase and install digitally controlled production equipment.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 18, 2019  

Groupe Tremblay gets $925,925 in federal steel innovation funding

Steel company will acquire equipment to implement a new cathode plate manufacturing process and automate production.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 9, 2019  

US to apply tariffs to Mexican fabricated steel imports

Department of Commerce determined Canadian exports do not warrant the tariff.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 27, 2019  

Trump’s steel and aluminum tariffs are lifted, but tactic failed

President’s tunnel vision alienates Western allies who have common cause in the challenges posed by China.

News Government Manufacturing Metals Economy General
May 18, 2019  

Experts weigh in on lifting of tariffs on Canadian steel, aluminum

United Steelworkers called removal “good news” but wants stronger measures to protect Canadian steel.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 17, 2019  

UPDATE: Steel and aluminum tariffs are lifted

To be removed within two days, Canada to drop all of retaliatory measures and legal actions at the WTO.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 17, 2019  

Canada-US breakthrough on cheap foreign steel could end tariffs

US moving off quotas, officials are encouraged but any deal must still get by Trump.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 15, 2019  

Freeland leaves DC with no tariff deal, despite early US optimism

Foreign Affairs minister expressed optimism over incremental progress, but no indication of a resolution close at hand.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 15, 2019  

End of US tariffs on Canadian, Mexican steel, aluminum close: Mnuchin

Close to an “understanding” about finally lifting the 25% duty on steel and 10% levy on aluminum imports.

News Manufacturing Metals General
May 9, 2019  

Stelco buys remaining 37 acres next to Hamilton Works

Plans to capitalize on the demand for industrial lands in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
April 15, 2019  

Stelco pushes PM for help dealing with ‘changing landscape’ for steel

Emergency import restrictions on seven products that posed a “serious threat” to Canada’s steel industry are about to expire.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 4, 2019  

U.S. no longer needs ‘improper’ metal tariffs as negotiating tactic: Freeland

Foreign minister pressed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for tariff removal during their Wednesday-night meeting in Washington.

News Manufacturing Metals General
March 27, 2019  

Steel producer Nucor to build US$1.3B mill in rural Kentucky

Nucor CEO and president said the project will create about 400 jobs.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
March 12, 2019  

Ottawa invests $100M in steel, aluminum SMEs across Canada

Manufacturers and users will get non-repayable contributions for productivity and technology projects.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 4, 2019  

Mexico pushing labour reform, won’t ratify USMCA with US tariffs

Wants a package of labour reform ratified in Mexico’s Congress before its April 30 adjournment.