Arcelor ups stake in Acesita
Arcelor has entered into a definitive agreement with two Brazilian pension funds over the acquisition by Arcelor of Acesita SA common shares.
Dutch gas restructuring
Gasunie, the Dutch gas company, is to be split.
Allegheny Ludlum Corp. is moving quickly to absorb the J&L Specialty Steel operations it acquired last month.
Arcelor acquires shares of CST
Arcelor SA has entered into definitive, binding agreements with Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (CVRD) aiming at consolidating the shareholding control of Companhia Siderúrgica de Tubarão.
Nucor to buy Corus Tuscaloosa
Nucor Corporation has agreed to purchase substantially all of the steelmaking assets of Corus Tuscaloosa for about USD 90 million.
Ahlsell in Sweden have made an offer to purchase AS Bergens Rørhandel and AS Stavanger Rørhandel.
Arcus acquires Sosta assets
Stockholder and project supplier Arcus, based in Dordrecht, the Netherlands, has acquired the assets of German pipe manufacturer Sosta as of 1 March 2004.
Arcelor sells Thainox
Arcelor has sold its entire stake (96%) in Thainox to Prayudh Mahagitsiri, a Thai industrialist, currently chairman of the board of Thainox and partner of Usinor/Arcelor since the creation of Thainox.
Ecocat sells Metpela
Ecocat Oy has sold its shares in the company's subsidiary Metpela Oy in Laitila, Finland, to Godarb AB.
Stork sells Polmor
Stork NV completed the sale of its 66.7% shareholding in Polmor on 30 December 2003.