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President’s Column: March 2019

President’s Column: March 2019

With the 2019 Spring Statement due on 13 March, and the UK currently scheduled to exit the EU at the end of March, all eyes are on the UK..

March 6, 2019
President’s Column: April 2018

President’s Column: April 2018

The UK economy is bumping along, we have read about construction material costs rising across the board, tightening labour availability,..

April 12, 2018

Steady outlook for steel

Financial markets have been rocked again recently, raising fears that we might be looking at a new financial crisis. Calmer minds have been..

September 10, 2015

Steel’s performance stays high in low inflation age

News that inflation fell to zero in February for the first time since records began will have come as a pleasant surprise to many,..

March 31, 2015

March 2014 – Steel sector ready for recovery

By the time you read this the Chancellor will have finished his Budget speech, the small print will have been examined and the corporate..

March 24, 2014
Good time for developers to build

Good time for developers to build

Outside the Westminster venue of the BCSA’s National Meeting on the last day of February the Capital showed signs of the first buds of..

March 25, 2013

January 2012 – Building for future prosperity

The start of a new year is a traditional time for a magazine to look forward, but there will be no market forecasts made in NSC’s pages..

January 1, 2012

April 2010 – Prospects from energy

The UK economy is clearly still struggling, but the debate is now centred on how strong the recovery is likely to be. At least recovery..

April 1, 2010

November/December 2012 – Steel still the competitive choice

Hopefully, October’s report of an unexpected continued fall in UK economic output will be looked back on as the nadir of this great..

November 1, 2009

June 2009 – Education ambition demands benefits of steel

The search for those elusive green shoots of recovery sometimes seems to be taking on near manic proportions, with City commentators..

June 1, 2009