Steel demand in the EU: forecasts and scenarios

The stainless steel market is looking with great interest at the month of September, a test-bed for measuring the resilience of demand and profitability. From an analysis conducted by the journalist Emanuele Norsa, published on Siderweb.it,…

CPC INOX PRESENTS THE NEW AUTOMATIC WAREHOUSE

CPC Inox still invests on innovation and inaugurates the new automatic warehouse MATT99 in the Gessate plant. The implementation of the complex project required two years of intense work and now the new warehouse is operating at full capacity,…

Corrosion behaviour of stainless steel long products with different delivery conditions (first part)

Stainless steels are characterised by different chemical composition and microstructure. These parameters, as well as the surface finish of the product, influence corrosion resistance. Centro Inox has recently carried out an investigation aimed…

Limited summer closure for Italian steel mills

Predictably, the "post Covid" effects will affect the summer closures of the main Italian production sites this summer. There are several Companies that have decided to reduce, and in some cases to completely cancel, the traditional August summer…

The Vessel: steel and architecture meet to generate a unique project

Combine Italian creativity with one of the most iconic cities in the world and the result will be exceptional. In Vessel, an enormous building located in New York designed by the architect Thomas Heatherwick, steel plays a paramount role both…

ELECTRIC CAR: AN AID TO THE SECTOR?

While it is true that the automotive sector has suffered an important setback due to the coronavirus, the electric car market partially represents a happy exception. The electric car sector is in fact supported by three essential benefits, which…

Construction of the new high automation slitter completed

Investments in innovation do not stop at CPC Inox. The Company is proud to announce, not even a year after another important investment, namely the revamping of slitter 11, the purchase of a new highly automated slitter, which will be able to…

Steel industry: the impacts of the pandemic

In January 2020, the SME research center forecasted a growth in demand for stainless steel in the next 5 years from 43.8 million tons (2019) to 54.2 million (2025), with an increase of 24%. This estimate, however, was computed at the beginning…

China to open first electric car plant in Italy

The Chinese state group FAW, supported by the American company Silk Ev, specialized in engineering and design, is planning to open a new production plant for high-end electric cars and plug-ins, including sports models. The opening of the…

The automotive industry opens Phase 2 in Italy

Italy is ready to start again. After the lockdown that forced the closure of many Companies, the so-called "phase 2" is coming, which will allow the reopening of plants and offices, under a rigid protocol defined by the Government. The recovery…

Coronavirus emergency: the security measures adopted by the Company

CPC Inox has not stopped its activities during these weeks, while the Covid-19 emergency has hit our Country and the whole world. Production and offices remained open, ensuring however maximum safety for all employees with precautionary measures…

STAINLESS STEEL IS THE BEST CHOICE FOR ECO-SUSTAINABILITY

Industrial production and recyclability The theme of eco-sustainability has entered the daily lives of all of us. We have become more aware and attentive consumers, understanding more and more the importance of making choices that limit the…

Hygiene and stainless steel in the food industry

Stainless steel, thanks to its properties, is the main material for the construction of plants used in the food industry, which, for obvious reasons, must ensure maximum hygiene not only for the food, but also for the staff working with it and…

New Laser Welding Line 6 enhances CPC Inox tubes production

Innovative Laser Welding Line 6 is the new investment operated by CPC Inox, which extends its machinery park and enhances its offer of tubes tailor made solutions. Thanks to the new Laser Welding Line 6, in fact, CPC Inox is now able to produce…

CPC Inox growing in 2019

CPC Inox closed 2019 with positive data, confirming the good performance of the Company. Turnover has grown and now exceeds 129 million euros and more than 44,000 tons of steel, including tubes and flat products, were sold. These are numbers…

Car market in Europe: + 1.2% in 2019

As reported by Il Sole 24 Ore and Ansa.it-Motori, 2019 was an overall positive year for the automotive sector: registrations grew by 1.2%; translated into units we speak of over 15.3 million cars. Germany recorded the highest rate of increase…

Nickel: Indonesia focuses on national companies

During 2019 nickel reached a price of over $ 18,000 a ton, recording the most significant increase since 2014. As reported in the news section of our website at the end of 2019, Indonesia, the first supplier in the world, has contributed to…

CPC INOX inaugurates Christmas Holidays with the year-end meeting

On Friday 13 December CPC Inox held its year-end meeting. A moment of celebration of the results achieved during 2019 and an occasion for sharing the experiences of those who, every day, contribute to the growth of the Company of Basiano. The…

Customer Service: CPC Inox Logistics System

It is details that make the difference in a good quality service. For this reason, CPC Inox has developed a new logistics system to improve our Customer Service. CPC Inox Promise fundamental values of punctuality, quality and rapidity are thus…

Steel demand forecasted to increase in 2020

Good news for the steel sector: the World Steel Association forecasts an increase in demand in 2020 by + 1.7% at global level and by + 1.1% in the EU. The data has been included in the last Short Range Outlook (SRO) published by the association,…