Last Updated: Nov 27 2009 - Able2Act

Fact Sheet for BlueScope Steel Ltd

Nationality: Australia
Contact Address: Level 1 333 Collins Street Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia Tel: +61 2 8280 7760 Fax: +61 2 9782 0303
General: BlueScope Steel is the leading steel company in Australia and New Zealand, supplying a large percentage of all flat steel products sold in these markets. The company's products play a big part in people's everyday lives, being vital components in suburban houses, landmark buildings and structures and popular makes of cars. The Company specialise in the production of flat steel products, including slab, hot rolled coil, cold rolled coil, plate and value-added metallic coated and painted steel solutions. Their steelworks at Port Kembla in New South Wales is the largest steel production facility in Australia and one of the world's lowest-cost producers of steel products. BlueScope Steel operates the only integrated flat products steelworks in New Zealand. In North American markets, the Company is well known for its outstanding range of steel products including premium quality hot rolled coil from its 50% JV in North Star BlueScope Steel, Steelscape's range of high quality metallic coated and painted steels such as Z-NAL, TruZinc and SPECTRASCAPE steels, Butler Manufacturing and VP Building's range of customised steel pre-engineered buildings for the non-residential market, HCI Steel Building Systems' range of pre-engineered building solutions including self storage warehouses as well as framing and cladding systems, ASC Profiles' range of innovative steel building components and Metl-Span's market leading range of insulated steel panels. Source:
Compilation by Silobreaker
Although Silobreaker has relied on what it regards as reliable sources while compiling the content herein, Silobreaker cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness, integrity or quality of such content and no responsibility is accepted by Silobreaker in respect of such content. Readers must determine for themselves what reliance they should place on the compiled content herein.

Related Stories

First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 56 mins ago - 2 reports

U.S. to keep antidumping, countervailing duty orders on steel line pipe from China

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.WASHINGTON, April 23 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. government determined on Wednesday it would maintain the existing antidumping and countervailing duty orders on circular welded carbon-quality steel line pipe from China, despite ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 56 mins ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Bluegrass Inc. Successfully Segments Steel Sphere Using Diamond Wire...

A custom-built diamond wire saw's ability to cut 2.75" thick exotic steel was successfully tested on an 84" diameter metal sphere last week. The ... ... [Published Big News Network - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Steel
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Russian steel group NLMK warns against EU sanctions job losses

Brussels (AFP) - The European arm of Russian steel giant NLMK has warned the EU against imposing economic sanctions on Russia for its role in the Ukraine crisis, officials said on Wednesday. The ... ... [Published Big News Network - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

U.S. Finds Mexico & Turkey Rebar Steel Imports Dumped

USW International President Leo W. GerardThe Commerce Department announced companies in MexicoThis follows a disappointing preliminary finding by the Department of Commerce on government subsidies provided to rebar producers in TurkeyU.S. petitioner companies ... [Published ADVFN UK - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Turkey, Steel, Mexico
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

JSW Steel to commission cold rolling mill in Karnataka on Friday

JSW Steel will commission a ₹4,500-crore Cold Rolling Mill (CRM) at its integrated steel plant in Torangal, Karnataka, on Friday.The unit, which will produce high-strength auto-grade steel, has an installed capacity of 2.3 million tonnes a year.“Our CRM ... [Published Hindu Business Line - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 7 reports

World crude steel output up 2.5 percent in Q1

Global crude steel production in March this year increased by 2.7 percent year on year to 141.34 million metric tons, while a 13.1 percent rise was observed on month-on-month basis, according to the World Steel Association (worldsteel). In the given month, ... [Published SteelOrbis - 8 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 3 reports

Cocking coal import up 18% in 2013-14

Traders and analysts said that Indian steel producers imported 33.1 million tonnes (mt) of coking coal in 2013-14, an increase of 18% over the previous comparable period, taking advantage of a price slump.Coking coal is converted into coke for use as ... [Published Trans Reporter - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 3 reports

China Steel Weekly: Industry Posts 2.3 Billion Yuan Loss in Q1

China's steel industry posted a 2.3 billion yuan loss for Q1 2014, the China Iron and Steel Association (CISA) said. Notably, the core business reported 4.1 billion yuan in the red, meaning the smaller overall loss was offset by gains from non-core businesses ... [Published The China Perspective - 13 hours ago]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 10 reports

Commerce Preliminarily Finds Dumping of Imports of Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Mexico and Turkey

Commerce Preliminarily Finds Dumping of Imports of Steel Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Mexico and Turkey ... [Published Noodls - Apr 22 2014]
Entities: Steel, Turkey, Mexico
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 3 reports

China steel price lose ground during the week as despair sets in

After a month long inspiring rally steel prices slumped during the past 1 week by 1%. The initial rally saw the prices gain 2% primarily sparked by hopes of state stimulus in infrastructure and modulated lending rates. Grapevine had it that the government ... [Published Steel Guru - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 6 reports

Irans production of crude steel up 9 percent

(MENAFN) Iran"s crude steel output saw 9 percent rise in the last Iranian year, which ended on March 20, 2014, according to Tehran Times.Iran's production of crude steel reached 15.64 ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 21 2014]
Entities: Iran, Steel, Tehran
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 3 reports

Vietnam imports more steel as consumption rises

Viet Nam' steel import volume experienced a modest year-on-year increase of 2 per cent to 2.2 million tonnes, valued at US$1.5 billion, in the first quarter of 2014. According to latest ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 21 2014]


sort by: Date | Relevance
BlueScope Steel to buy production assets of Pac... [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Apr 16 2014]
The Commerce Commission has granted clearance to BlueScope Steel (NZ) Limited to acquire Pacific Steel Group’s rolling mill and wire mill manufacturing operations in Auckland and its New Zealand long steel distribution, marketing and sales operations ...
Bluescope Steel seeks clearance to acquire cert... [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Feb 23 2014]
The Commerce Commission has received an application from Bluescope Steel (NZ) Ltd (Bluescope) seeking clearance to acquire some of the assets of Pacific Steel Group’s (PSG) steel production business. ...
BlueScope Steel gets antitrust clearance to buy... [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Apr 15 2014]
April 16 (BusinessDesk) - BlueScope Steel, Australia’s largest steelmaker and owner of the New Zealand Steel mill, has gained antitrust approval to acquire the assets of Fletcher Building’s Pacific Steel in a $120 million deal. ...
CORRECT: Fletcher to sell Pacific Steel to Blue... [Published Scoop NZ - Business - Feb 17 2014]
Feb. 17 (BusinessDesk) – BlueScope Steel, Australia’s largest steelmaker and owner of the New Zealand Steel mill, has agreed to buy assets of Fletcher Building’s Pacific Steel in a $120 million deal that will lead to the closure of Fletcher’s ... ...
VIDEO: How steel highlights China weakness [Published BBC News Video - Business - Apr 16 2014]
Oversupply and concerns about pollution are causing unprofitable steel plants to close - and that is putting a crimp into employment in China. ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...


sort by: Date | Relevance
Why China's steel sector needs to slim down [Published Reuters Video: Business - Feb 21 2014]
Freedom Isn’t Free [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 03 2014]
Retailers brace for shorter season [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Nov 11 2013]
Retailers brace for shorter season [Published Reuters Video: Business - Nov 11 2013]

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Majestic Steel USA Announces Acquisition Of Fla... [Published Financial Services - Dec 18 2013]
Key steel themes in 2013 will impact markets th... [Published Platts - News - Feb 17 2014]
General Steel Included into China's Qualified S... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 08 2014]
Steel long product segment slips to recent lows [Published Platts - News - Feb 21 2014]
Advanced Steel Featured On 2014 North American ... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 13 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Contact Us

Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.