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Magazine Issue: November December 2020


Ali Al Baqali 'We had to find our balance in this new reality'
Alba CEO Ali Al Baqali worked long and hard to get the qualifications and experience he needed to lead the major aluminium producer in Bahrain. Andrea Hotter discusses his path to the top with him and the company’s strategy now in challenging global markets for primary aluminium producers

Features

TECHNOLOGY SPOTLIGHT: STEEL TECHNOLOGY

  • The digital world of Russia’s MMK

    Steelmaker Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works’ (MMK’s) director for economics, Andrey Yeremin, discusses with Marina Shulga the digitalization strategy of one of the largest and oldest steelmaking companies in Russia

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS

  • All things lithium

    When Fastmarkets held its major digital conference about lithium supply & markets in late-October, its reporters captured highlights of the event. The supply chain from mining through to recycling, investments, market fundamentals, prices and price risk management were covered and here we bring together a summary of the key points

STEEL

  • A challenging year for steel reviewed

    It has been an extraordinary year for the US steel and scrap industries. Myra Pinkham reviews the impacts on the markets and gathers opinions on a more-than-usually uncertain outlook for next year

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • November December 2020 Issue:

    Exclusive interview with Alba CEO Ali Al Baqali; Review of US steel and scrap market developments; Trends for Indian steel and metals; Lithium supply and technology for processing ore and recycling end-of-life batteries; Technology spotlight on digitalization at MMK; End-user spotlight on renewed vigour in packaging recycling; New plant orders and advances; Fastmarkets expert base metal, steel and steelmaking raw material market analysis, news reviews, innovations and end-user regulars


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