“We are always looking for opportunities that complement our businesses, however we cannot comment on any individual cases,” a British Steel spokesman told Metal Bulletin on Thursday June 15.
British Steel is aiming to increase its presence in Europe
, despite uncertainty over the UK’s trade relationship with the EU, executive chairman Roland Junck said on June 1.
The company has opened an 80,000-tpy rail distribution centre in Lecco, northern Italy
, it said on March 31.
Indian steelmaker JSW Steel, which recently lost out in its bid for Italian steelmaker Ilva, could also be interested in acquiring...