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A Strategic Five Year Market Outlook for the African Steel and Raw Materials Industry

Metal Bulletin Research has conducted a fully independent research study examining the steel and steel raw material industry in the 22 largest African countries, giving you access to unprecedented on-the-ground market intelligence.

The new study, A Strategic Five Year Market Outlook for the African Steel and Raw Materials Industry, culminating in six months on-the-ground research, provides supply and demand balances for raw materials, long products, flat products, and provides a five-year forecast for steel production and consumption. It examines existing and potential producers and provides a critical analysis of likely developments. The new African steel report covers 22 of the key countries located in Africa that form the bulk of steel demand and raw material supply, now and for the future.

The study provides analysis, data and forecasts (out to 2019) including:

• Analysis of each country on a supply and demand basis
– By-major raw material
– By-steel product
• Historical data from 2005-13 and forecasts for 2014 to 2019
• Regional summaries
• An analysis of steelmaking costs
• Forecast prices for major steel products and raw materials
• Individual country pricing analysis 


By-commodity coverage includes:
• Scrap
• Iron ore
• Crude
• Billets
• Slabs
• HR coil/sheets
• CR coil/sheets
• Galvanised sheet/coils (HDG)
• Plate
• Rebars
• Wire rods
• Sections

By-country coverage includes:
• Egypt
• Tunisia
• Morocco
• Libya
• Algeria
• Sudan
• Tanzania
• Kenya
• Uganda
• Ethiopia
• Nigeria
• Mauritania
• Sierra Leone
• Liberia
• Ghana
• Cameroon
• South Africa
• Angola
• Zambia
• Zimbabwe
• Mozambique
• Botswana

For more information please call +44 (0) 20 7779 8000 or email us. If you are in the Asia / Pacific region please call +61 3 5221 0715.

Other relevant Metal Bulletin Research reports include:

- A Strategic Market Outlook for the Middle East Steel Industry out to 2019
- Steel: Weekly Market Tracker
- Steel Raw Materials: Weekly Market Tracker 
- The Quarterly Global Iron Ore Cost Service
- The Quarterly Global Steel Cost Service

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