Russia: Severstal annual purchases exceed $6 billion

Average volumes of purchases by Severstal exceed $6 billion a year. 50% account for machinery and services, and 50% – for scrap, raw materials and energy resources. Overall the group purchases are divided into over 100 categories (ferroalloys, refractories, machinery, etc.). As Severstal investment program is growing, so are the purchasing quantities. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Severstal invests in robotics to automate advanced composites manufacturing

Severstal has invested in the Dutch company Airborne, a global leader in developing digital automation platforms for the production of composite parts, and products with integrated composites. Severstal joins other investors in this investment round, including Pangaea Ventures, the leading advanced materials venture capital fund, and SABIC, the world’s third largest diversified chemical company. Airborne…