Have Your Heard of Graphene?

Added February 1st, 2012 by Anthony David

Graphene was discovered about seven years ago in Britain and since then, the material has been generating tremendous attention. The wonder value of the material is extraordinary—it is 200 times stronger than steel and tougher than diamond yet almost invisible... Click to read more

2011: A Year of Volatility

Added January 2nd, 2012 by Anthony David

Iron & Steel 2011 saw iron ore prices seesawing from record highs to abysmal lows. The declining demand for steel in spite of China’s strong economy was a major factor influencing the trend. Investments in both new and expansion projects however,... Click to read more

As Goes Steel…

Added January 2nd, 2012 by Anthony David

Falling iron ore prices had reached their lowest point over 22 months in late October. Since then, prices have been rising and they reached $147.60 per tonne—a rise of 26%—over the last few weeks. However, market observers are not celebrating... Click to read more