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Despite steel venture, FNI has no plans to become major market player

Jun 26, 2019 - 9:10 PM

One of the Philippines' top nickel producers is eyeing to take advantage of the steel demand, but it knows its limitations

The construction workers fixes metal rods at a construction site in Ortigas Center, Pasig City on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Duterte orders Board of Investments to streamline steel industry projects

Apr 22, 2019 - 2:00 PM

The Board of Investments will have to ensure that permits for critical steel projects will be issued within 20 days of filing

Construction workers keep their balance while crossing on the steel beam at the 10th floor of the ongoing building construction in Barangay Pagasa Quezon City on Monday, November 5, 2018. The Department of Labor and Employment announce the approval of the P25 wage increase and it will be valid 15 days after the publication of the wage order on a newspaper. Minimum wage in Metro Manila now ranges to P537. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

PH stops import of 20,000 MT Chinese steel bars

Dec 13, 2016 - 5:49 PM

The Philippine Iron and Steel Institute s probe into the October 2013 earthquake in Cebu and Bohol shows substandard and uncertified steel bars from China were used

TRADE. A Chinese worker loads steel tubes onto a truck at a logistics center in Lianyungang in east China's Jiangsu province on November 8, 2016. Photo from stringer/AFP

China's industrial overcapacity 'damaging global economy'

Feb 22, 2016 - 4:27 PM

The European Union Chamber of Commerce in China says Beijing must be willing to change itself

epa05162058 European steel workers protest against China's dumping price in Brussels, Belgium, 15 February 2016. The demonstration of European Steel Association (EUROFER) and Workers of steel industry has been organized following a severe downturn in the price of steel caused by a flood of imports into Europe from China. EPA/STEPHANIE LECOCQ

SteelAsia completes P3B plant in Davao City

Dec 04, 2014 - 6:18 PM

The country’s largest steel manufacturer says the facility is eyed to reduce the cost of construction in Mindanao