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Features

p.18

Cover story

La Farga CEO Inka Guixà recounts her route to the top of the business and discusses the outlook for copper

Tube and pipe

p.25

OCTG markets show glimmers of recovery

Early  signs of market recovery during 2021 suggest a better year ahead

p32

Innovative new lines

Lines for tube and pipe production demand efficiency and precision, as recent plant installations illustrate

Zinc and copper

p.34

Copper rallies on forecasts of deficit

Fastmarkets analysis of copper has charted recent trends and highlighted uncertainties over the outlook for 2021

p.36

A tale of two metals – India’s copper and zinc

More copper and zinc are needed to sustain India’s rapid economic development

p.40

US infrastructure projects to boost HDG

Latest trends and outlook for the HDG steel industry in North America

Spotlights

p.43

Technology spotlight: Processing lines

A wide selection of examples of recently installed lines illustrates state of-the-art processing line technologies

p.48

End-user spotlight: Energy

Reviewing the aggregate effect of diverse drivers on US energy mix

Industrial minerals

p.52

Oilfield minerals see recovery in demand

Demand for oilfield minerals last year was very depressed, but the industry is staging a recovery in 2021

p.54

Biden’s initiatives set to boost US supply chains

The new US administration’s focus on domestic manufacturing and supply chains will benefit industrial minerals

p.56

New plant orders
A list of recently placed international new plant orders

News and analysis

p.8

Non-ferrous news review

A summary of recent key developments in the international non-ferrous industries

p.10

Steel news review

A round-up of important recent developments in the global iron and steel sectors

p.14

Base metals and steel analysis

Fastmarkets research analysts study the drivers of the base metals, steel and steel raw materials markets

Regulars

p.7

Comment

Metals and minerals in demand

p.59

Innovations

New developments in steel and metals technology, processes and products

p.60

End-user

Advances and market developments in applications


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