Month: December 2020

Galvanizing line upgrade by SMS Group enables Villacero to meet the growing demand for skin-passed strip and coil

SMS group and Lamina y Placa Comercial S.A de C.V, part of the Villacero Group, successfully completed the hot commissioning of the revamped galvanizing line in Apodaca, Mexico. For the…

Big River Steel Successfully Commissions Expansion of SMS Group Supplied Steel Mill

U.S. steel producer Big River Steel has successfully commissioned the second construction stage of its steel plant in Osceola, Arkansas, supplied by SMS group. Also for the mill expansion, which…

Steel import tariffs and CO2 border taxes: protectionism or encouragement?

Since late 2019, the European Commission has been considering the introduction of a CO2 border tax, covering all industrial sectors. At first glance, this has the appearance of another protectionist…

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