MEIS 2018: Saudi Arabian flat steel sector needs tighter controls against low quality imports, says NCSI

The Saudi Arabian flat steel sector needs stricter control on standardization of imported products, according to Nouf Bahamdan, coated flat steel director of Saudi National Committee for Steel Industry (NCSI).

Speaking at Fastmarkets MB’s Middle East Iron and Steel Conference in Dubai on Tuesday December 11, Bahamdan noted that Saudi Arabia has an organization for regulating and standardizing coated coils, but the controls are still weak.

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Serife Durmus

December 13, 2018

10:15 GMT