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Steel ministry seeks higher duties to deter Chinese imports: report

The steel ministry said government revenues could increase by 13.66 billion rupees if the import duties were implemented.

22 Jun 2019 2:56 PM

India considers raising import duty on steel to support rupee: reports

Steel ministry has proposed increasing import duty on some steel products to 15 pc from from 5 per cent to 12.5 per cent.

19 Sep 2018 11:13 AM

US tariff hike on steel no immediate threat to Indian players, says govt

The import tariff hike by the US will not pose any immediate threat to the domestic industry.

20 Jul 2018 5:07 PM

PMO urges govt departments to use local products in state projects

The instruction came after domestic companies objected to a global tender by the railways ministry seeking tonnes of steel rails.

22 Dec 2017 7:46 PM

ArcelorMittal's focus on other assets may hit $1 billion Indian JV

ArcelorMittal and SAIL signed their preliminary agreement in 2015 but there has been little progress due to disputes over terms.

26 Sep 2017 5:48 PM


Steel Minister warns senior officials, says no laxity will be tolerated

The minister had earlier said that steel PSUs are not holy cows and should step out of their comfort zone.

06 Sep 2017 7:42 PM

Govt sets up panel to improve SAIL's fortunes

SAIL had reported a loss of Rs 771.3 crore for the quarter to March 2017.

24 Jul 2017 8:11 PM

SAIL seeks NITI help to resolve differences with ArcelorMittal

NITI Aayog to resolve differences with ArcelorMittal over setting up of about Rs 5,000-crore autograde steel plant.

25 Jun 2017 3:41 PM

National Steel Policy: 300 MT output, Rs 10 lakh cr investment

Cabinet also approved a policy for use of domestic steel products in government organisations.

04 May 2017 1:09 PM

Steel ministry waits for policy to make steel mandatory

The proposed policy aims at giving "priority to steel made in India and value additions done in India.

07 Mar 2017 1:52 PM


Steel Ministry to soon seek Cabinet nod on new policy

India's per capita steel consumption at 61 kg is much lower than the global average of 208 kg.

07 Feb 2017 4:11 PM