Thursday Jul 17
Dangote is Africa's first $20billion man
Nigerian billionaire and Africa's richest man Aliko Dangote has become the first African entrepreneur to lay claim to a $20 billion fortune as the stock value of his largest holding,Dangote Cement, leaped just about three-fourths since March when Forbes released its annualranking of the world's richest people.
After 125 years, Alcoa looks beyond aluminum
Alcoa Inc, the company that helped create the aluminum industry more than a century ago, is reinventing itself as a manufacturer of specialized components for aerospace and automotive customers, including some that contain no aluminum at all.
Italian government asks ArcelorMittal to look at Ilva - CEO
The Italian government has asked ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaker, to consider investing in or buying troubled Italian steel producer Ilva, Chief Executive Officer Lakshmi Mittal said on Tuesday.
China considers 'game changer'
ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaker, welcomed the potential removal of a near 10-year block on overseas takeovers in China's steel industry.
The Washington Post
ArcelorMittal Sees China Producing 60% More Vehicles in 8 Years
Automobile production in China, already the world's biggest market, may climb about 60 percent in the next eight years, boosting demand for steel, according to ArcelorMittal, the largest producer.