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
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
The import tariff hike by the US will not pose any immediate threat to the domestic industry.
20 Jul 2018 5:07 PM
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 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
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
SAIL had reported a loss of Rs 771.3 crore for the quarter to March 2017.
24 Jul 2017 8:11 PM
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
Cabinet also approved a policy for use of domestic steel products in government organisations.
04 May 2017 1:09 PM
The proposed policy aims at giving "priority to steel made in India and value additions done in India.
07 Mar 2017 1:52 PM
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