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    Karl-Ulrich Köhler to join Corus as new COO

    18 Dec 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus today announces the appointment of Dr Karl-Ulrich Köhler as its new Chief Operating Officer with effect from 1 February 2010.

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    Joint statement from Corus and the National Steel Co-ordinating Committee

    17 Dec 2009 | Corporate News

    The steel committee and Teesside Multi-Union representatives met with Corus today to discuss the situation at Teesside Cast Products (TCP).

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    Corus announces EUR35m investment in French steel mill after securing rail contract

    15 Dec 2009

    Corus has today announced it will invest EUR35 million at its rail production facility in Hayange, France, after securing a major new contract with SNCF.

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    Broken contract leads to mothball of Teesside plant

    4 Dec 2009 | Corporate News

    An international consortium’s breaking of a binding contract has led Corus to partially implement the proposal announced in May 2009 of mothballing some of the facilities belonging to the Teesside Cast Products (TCP) business in northeast England.

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    Corus pilot plant could dramatically reduce steel industry emissions

    27 Nov 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus is to test a potentially ground-breaking new iron-making technology in a pilot plant project at its IJmuiden steelworks in the Netherlands.

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    Tata Steel reports Consolidated Results for the first half of Financial Year 2009-10

    26 Nov 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Limited today declared Consolidated Group Financial Results for the first half (H1) and second quarter (Q2) ending September 30, 2009.

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    Corus unveils new product for renewable energy sector

    9 Nov 2009 | Trade News

    Corus has unveiled a new high-quality steel product for the renewable energy market following development work at its UK research labs.

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    World Steel Association honours Tata Steel with safety excellence award

    15 Oct 2009 | Corporate News

    At its annual congress in Beijing this week the World Steel Association (worldsteel) named Tata Steel as one of the three recipients of its Safety and Health Excellence Recognition Award.

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    Over 3600 children take part in 2009 Corus Kids of Steel triathlons

    2 Oct 2009 | Corporate News

    The third annual Corus Kids of Steel series took place this September, introducing school children around the country to the sport of triathlon.

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    Corus increases engineering steels prices

    23 Sep 2009 | Trade News

    Corus today announces an increase in prices on engineering steels, wire rod, bar and narrow strip.

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    Corus to raise UK strip prices from October

    14 Sep 2009 | Trade News

    Corus Strip Products UK will increase prices from 1 October on UK deliveries of flat rolled products to customers on monthly contracts.

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    Corus announces price increases for sections and plate

    3 Sep 2009

    Corus announces that it will be increasing prices for sections by £25/tonne and for plate by £30-40/tonne as demand improves for steel long products.

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    Tata Steel Group reports consolidated results for the quarter ended June 30, 2009

    27 Aug 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Group today declared unaudited Consolidated Financial Results for the quarter ended June 30, 2009.

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    Trading starts in Tata Steel GDRs on London Stock Exchange

    27 Jul 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has raised $500 million via the largest ever Indian GDR offering in London.

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    Corus steps up search for alternative solutions after offtakers finally abandon TCP

    23 Jul 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus and the four members of the steelmaking consortium that were party to the agreement to take almost 78% of the output from Teesside Cast Products (TCP) met today to consider the future of the agreement.

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    Tata Steel today raised US$500 million through GDRs to be listed on London Stock Exchange

    21 Jul 2009 | Corporate News

    The Company has priced an equity offering in the form of Global Depository Receipts (“GDRs”) for a gross amount of US$500 million.

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    Tata Steel subsidiary raises stake in Riversdale Mining Ltd to 19.38%

    16 Jul 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Global Minerals Holdings Pte Limited has today acquired additional shares in Riversdale Mining Limited (RML), Australia taking its total holding up to 19.38%.

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    Corus acts to enhance competitiveness at Scunthorpe plant

    9 Jul 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus has today announced proposals to improve the competitiveness of its Scunthorpe site in North East England by aligning employment costs with anticipated steel demand.

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    Corus announces further measures to improve its competitiveness

    25 Jun 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus today announces additional measures that build on the restructuring programme the company announced in January 2009.

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    Tata Steel reports consolidated results for the financial year 2008-09

    25 Jun 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Limited today declared the audited Consolidated Group Financial Results for the year ended March 31 2009.

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    Tata Steel UK receives Lenders' consent to reset debt covenants

    29 May 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel UK, a 100% indirect subsidiary of Tata Steel Limited, today received Lender approval to reset the covenants in its £3.7 billion acquisition-related senior debt facility. The Lenders voted unanimously in favour of the Company’s proposal.

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    Corus at the Offshore Technology Conference

    27 May 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel International and Corus Tubes joined forces at the world’s largest offshore resources industry event, the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), held May 4-7 at the Reliant Park in Houston.

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    Tata Steel UK meets lenders

    11 May 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel UK, a 100% indirect subsidiary of Tata Steel Ltd, has held meetings in London and Mumbai with its banking syndicate, which participated in the debt financing for the acquisition of Corus Group plc, to pro-actively discuss the current environment and the potential future impact on some covenant requirements under the Company's debt package.

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    Consortium’s termination of contract triggers consultations on future of Teesside

    8 May 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus regrets to announce that it has been forced to open consultations that might result in a decision to mothball its Teesside Cast Products (TCP) plant in northeast England.

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    Corus opens aerospace service centre in China

    1 Apr 2009 | Trade News

    Corus opened a new service centre in China to supply the country’s growing aerospace industry.

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    Jim Leng steps down as Corus Chairman

    5 Mar 2009 | Corporate News

    Jim Leng has decided to step down as Chairman of Tata Steel Europe (Corus) on 30th March.

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    Tata Steel reports consolidated results for third-quarter 2008-09

    27 Feb 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel today declared unaudited Consolidated Group Financial Results for the quarter and nine months ended December 31 2008.

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    Tata Steel wins Golden Peacock award for CSR

    26 Feb 2009 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Ltd has won the Golden Peacock Global Award for Corporate Social Responsibility for the year 2009.

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    Corus and Elastron inaugurate Thessalonica service centre

    19 Feb 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus and Elastron are today inaugurating a new joint-venture service centre in northern Greece that will focus on strip and long products.

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    Corus and Salzgitter cooperate on new steel product with outstanding properties

    18 Feb 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus and Salzgitter announce today their successful cooperation in the product development of High Strength and Ductility (HSD®) steels.

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    Corus signs MoU on Teesside sale with Marcegaglia and Dongkuk

    29 Jan 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus, Marcegaglia SpA and Dongkuk Steel Mill Co Ltd have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a view to Marcegaglia and Dongkuk jointly acquiring a majority stake in Corus’ Teesside Cast Products business (TCP).

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    Corus launches strategic initiative to enhance its competitiveness

    26 Jan 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus today announces a series of strategic measures that will improve its competitive position.

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    Corus signs Share Purchase Agreement with Klesch for sale of aluminium smelters

    21 Jan 2009 | Corporate News

    Corus and Klesch have signed a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) for the acquisition of Corus’ aluminium smelters by Briand Investments B.V., an affiliate of Klesch.

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    New Chief Executive for Corus

    8 Jan 2009 | Corporate News

    The Board of Tata Steel has appointed Kirby Adams to succeed Philippe Varin as Chief Executive Officer of Corus and of Tata Steel Europe, the holding company of Tata Steel’s European operations.

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    Corus discussions with UK Unions on economic downturn

    11 Dec 2008 | Corporate News

    The UK media this morning have reported that Corus is in discussions with the UK Trade Unions on a pay cut for employees as a means of avoiding redundancies.

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    Tata Steel consolidated results for first-half 2008-09

    8 Dec 2008 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel on December 2 issued consolidated financial results for the first half (H1) and the second quarter (Q2) of the 2008-09 fiscal year.

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    Corus and VolkerWessels agree sale of Corus stake in Grantrail Group

    28 Nov 2008 | Corporate News

    VolkerWessels is taking full ownership of GrantRail Group, with the purchase of the 50% stake holding owned by its joint venture partner, Corus.

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    Corus Tubes announces further reorganisation

    28 Nov 2008 | Corporate News

    The decision has been taken to reduce employment levels at each of Corus Tubes’ principal establishments in the UK and the Netherlands.

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    Tata Steel Group endows Professorship in metallurgy at University of Cambridge

    24 Nov 2008 | Corporate News

    Based in the Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy, the first Tata Steel Professor of Metallurgy will be Dr Harry Bhadeshia, a world renowned expert on the physical metallurgy of steels.

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    Corus signs Letter of Intent with Klesch for disposal of aluminium smelters

    17 Nov 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus and Klesch have signed a non-binding Letter of Intent for the proposed acquisition of Corus’ aluminium smelters by an affiliate of Klesch.

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    Corus takes further action to align production and demand

    7 Nov 2008 | Corporate News

    In order to align its production levels with demand in the European market, Corus last month announced plans to reduce its third-quarter production. Corus has now decided to extend the production cuts beyond December.

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    Corus opens two new state of the art facilities

    30 Oct 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus has opened two new facilities at its site in Shotton, North Wales

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    Corus extends eastward with new presence in Bulgaria

    29 Oct 2008 | Trade News

    Corus International, the supply chain management arm of Corus, has opened a new sales office in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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    Tata Steel wins MAKE award for the fifth time

    24 Oct 2008 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has won the Asian Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise "MAKE Asia" award for the fifth time.

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    Corus and Vale sign new long-term iron ore supply contract

    16 Oct 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus UK Ltd and Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (Vale) have signed a contract under which Vale will supply Corus’ plants in Europe with almost 63 million metric tonnes of iron ore over five years

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    Corus acts to lessen impact of softening near-term steel outlook

    16 Oct 2008 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel Group unit Corus is to take decisive action to mitigate the effects of the softening near-term steel demand outlook.

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    Tata Steel India wins Deming Application Prize 2008

    7 Oct 2008 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel India has become the first integrated steel company outside Japan to be awarded the Deming Application Prize for excellence in Total Quality Management.

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    Corus develops new low cost armour steel

    3 Oct 2008 | Trade News

    Corus has been working with the UK Ministry of Defence to develop a new high-strength armour plate steel at a lower cost.

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    Tata Steel enters into agreement with Canadian Mining company NML

    1 Oct 2008 | Corporate News

    Tata Steel has entered into a binding agreement with Canadian mining company New Millennium Capital Corporation (NML) which will see Tata Steel become a strategic investor in NML.

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    Corus introduces energy surcharge on engineering steels

    9 Sep 2008 | Trade News

    Corus is introducing an energy surcharge system that will apply across its engineering steels product portfolio from October 1.

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    Tata Steel Group Q1 results

    28 Aug 2008 | Corporate News

    Consolidiated Q1 results for the 08/09 financial year for the Tata Steel Group.

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    Corus announces new initiative for disposal of aluminium smelters

    21 Aug 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus has entered into exclusive negotiations with a new prospective buyer of its aluminium smelters in the Netherlands and Germany.

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    Corus reviews customer payment terms

    5 Aug 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus is continuing to see unprecedented market turbulence in the steel supply chain, with increasing input cost pressures in areas of raw materials, shipping and energy.

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    UK Structural Sections Price Increase

    23 Jul 2008 | Trade News

    Corus Construction & Industrial will increase the UK basis price of structural section by £60 per tonne, effective to despatches from 28th September 2008.

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    Corus announces UK reversing mill plate price increase

    9 Jul 2008 | Trade News

    Corus has announced it will be increasing the price of reversing mill plate by £80 a tonne as a result of robust global demand in all key plate-consuming market sectors.

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    Ultra-Low CO2 Steelmaking Project (ULCOS)

    18 Jun 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus is pleased that a web site has been published explaining the background to ULCOS

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    Corus Strip Products announces price increases in the UK

    17 Jun 2008 | Trade News

    Corus Strip Products will increase the basis prices of its flat-rolled products in the UK by at least £150 per tonne

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    Corus announces price increases for UK reversing mill plate and structural sections

    28 May 2008 | Trade News

    Corus Construction & Industrial has announced increases in the price of UK reversing mill plate and structural sections.

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    Corus Strip Products to raise base prices for quarterly contracts in mainland Europe

    21 May 2008 | Trade News

    "Given tight market conditions and extreme cost increases for raw materials, Corus Strip Products announces an increase in its base prices for Quarterly contracts in Mainland Europe by a minimum of 130 euros per tonne, with effect from 1st July 2008."

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    Cogent Power announces price increase for Electrical Steels from July 2008

    20 May 2008 | Trade News

    Cogent Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of Corus, is announcing an increase in prices for non-oriented fully finished electrical steels to apply on all deliveries confirmed for delivery on or after July 1st 2008.

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    Corus in IJmuiden launches MagiZinc®: the next step in metallic coating

    6 May 2008

    International steel producer Corus is to launch a new hot-dip zinc-based metallic coating with superior corrosion properties. Corus is the first mover in the European market.

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    Corus announces price increases for reversing mill plate and structural sections

    23 Apr 2008 | Trade News

    Corus Construction & Industrial based in Scunthorpe has announced increases in the price of reversing mill plate and structural sections.

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    Tata Steel’s Dr. Mukherjee awarded the IOM3 Bessemer Gold Medal

    22 Apr 2008 | Corporate News

    The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining in the UK has awarded Dr. Tridibesh Mukherjee, Tata Steel Group Director, Integration and Development, the 2008 Bessemer Gold Medal for his service to the steel industry.

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    Corus announces packaging business reconfiguration

    18 Apr 2008 | Corporate News

    Reconfiguration of packaging business.

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    Corus to raise engineering steel prices from 1st May 2008

    20 Mar 2008 | Trade News

    Due to the continued strong growth in global steel demand, Corus Engineering Steels (CES) is currently experiencing significant increases in input costs and as a result will be raising prices for Bright Bar sales in the UK.

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    Corus warns of significant cost pressures, further impacting wire rod prices

    12 Mar 2008 | Trade News

    Following a statement on 29th Feb that wire rod prices in the UK will increase by £70 - £90 per tonne on deliveries from March 31st, Corus today warned that higher coal prices will push wire rod prices substantially higher for deliveries from April 28th.

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    Corus' Distribution & Building Systems Division re-organises Building Products Activities under 'one roof'

    6 Mar 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus' Distribution and Building Systems Division (CD&BS) will bring together its existing European building products activities, which had been previously organised regionally, under one Business Unit to be known as 'Corus Building Systems'.

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    Corus to supply steel for Royal Navy's new aircraft carriers

    4 Mar 2008 | Trade News

    Corus Construction & Industrial has beaten off international competition to win a contract to supply steel for the Royal Navy’s two new aircraft carriers.

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    Corus increases prices for wire rod products

    29 Feb 2008 | Trade News

    Corus is increasing UK wire rod prices by £70 - £90 per tonne on deliveries from March 31st 2008.

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    Corus raises strip products prices in Europe with effect from 1 April 2008

    15 Feb 2008 | Trade News

    Following the announcement of Corus Strip Products UK on 12 February 2008, Corus Strip Products IJmuiden announces that it will increase its base prices in Europe with effect from 1 April 2008 for hot rolled, cold rolled and hot dipped galvanized products by up to EUR 100 per tonne, depending on the product.

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    Corus Strip Products UK to raise strip product prices from 1 April 2008

    12 Feb 2008 | Trade News

    In a rapidly strengthening market for steel, Corus Strip Products UK will increase the prices of its flat-rolled products from 1 April by £80-£106 per tonne, depending upon specification.

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    Corus Increases Prices for UK Reversing Mill Plate and Structural Sections

    7 Feb 2008 | Trade News

    Corus will be increasing basis prices for RMP by £60 per tonne effective to all dispatches after 30th March 2008.

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    Corus Tubes announces price increase for Hybox 355 - Cold formed hollow section

    5 Feb 2008 | Trade News

    Corus Tubes has announced a price increase of £50/t for its Hybox 355 cold-formed hollow sections from the end of the first quarter.

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    Corus announces £60 million investment at Port Talbot steelworks in Wales

    4 Feb 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus Strip Products UK, (CSP UK) has announced a £60 million investment into energy management technology at Port Talbot steelworks.

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    Corus Announces Appointments within Strip Products Division

    31 Jan 2008 | Corporate News

    Corus has today announced three key appointments within its Strip Products Division in both the Netherlands and the UK.

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    Taking strategy seriously

    29 Jan 2008 | Corporate News

    The 70th Corus Chess Tournament sponsored by Corus in IJmuiden for its fifth year in succession has seen its final match draw to a dramatic end after two weeks of matches.

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    Corus and Salzgitter formalise joint product development co-operation

    18 Jan 2008 | Corporate News

    Salzgitter and Corus Strip Products IJmuiden have been working together on identifying opportunities for the application of coatings containing Zinc, Magnesium and Aluminium in selected market sectors.

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    Corus to raise prices for aluminised strip steels

    11 Jan 2008 | Trade News

    The Aluminised Products business of Corus Strip Products UK will raise the price of its aluminised strip steel by EUR 60 per tonne for deliveries from the first quarter of 2008.

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    Corus forms JV in Bulgaria to serve growing construction market

    11 Jan 2008 | Trade News

    Corus and Horizont Ivanov to serve local Bulgaria and neighbouring markets with Profiling Centre JV.

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