Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked question (FAQ)

Question 1 304 versus 202: which is better for gates and window grills and why? Answer Grade 202 is an austenitic chromium-manganese alloy with less nickel content. It offers lower… Read more
cost of Grade 317 over 316 & 304

Worth of cost of Grade 317 over 316 & 304?

Stainless steel alloys are popular and sometimes seem to be identical. But these grades hold important substantial value for certain applications. A minuscule difference can impact great consideration for the… Read more
All You Need To Know About Steel Alloys

All You Need To Know About Steel Alloys

Steel contributes its incredibility to engineering and construction. According to the World Steel Association, 1868.8 million tons of steel were produced for the year 2019. This amount represents an increase… Read more
Contribution of Stainless Steel Industry in Make in India Campaign

Contribution of Stainless Steel Industry in Make in India Campaign

Modinomics, based on PM Modi’s pragmatic economic policy, introduced the “Make in India” campaign, akin to the United States’ “Buy American” campaign, in September 25, 2014. Its main goal was… Read more
Misuse of Free Trade Agreement by China

Misuse of Free Trade Agreement by China

With the US and EU’s constant trade deal sanctions imposed on Beijing, China risks of being in market isolation. The non-classification of China as a market economy disables them to… Read more
Steel Policy of India 2017

Steel Policy of India 2017

In 2015, India overtook the United States to become the world’s third largest producer of Steel behind China and Japan. With the 2017 Steel policy and the overall world steel… Read more
EU Safeguard Duties on Stainless Steel Products

EU Safeguard Duties on Stainless Steel Products

Developing Countries as defined by EU and European Economic Area (EEA) members – Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein – are exempted from the new EU stainless steel policy. All other countries… Read more
raw material

Stainless steel raw material tracker – Aug 2017

Chrome highlights A positive month for Chrome Prices of chrome have shot up in the past few weeks with Ferrochrome and Molybdenum prices all bouncing back from previous lows. Prices… Read more

Stainless steel market update Aug’17

Earlier on in the year, investors had a chance to double or triple their money by putting a little portion of it in the steel market when the prices were… Read more