Together with the 8th Schweisstec international trade fair for joining technology, the 15th Blechexpo international trade fair for sheet metal working will take place in Stuttgart, Germany, on 26-29 October 2021. Meet ISMR on its booth 1400 in Hall 1.
Automation specialist and industrial robot manufacturer, FANUC, has received another major order in the field of e-mobility. Scheduled for delivery in 2022, the company will supply Ford’s Cologne factory in Germany with around 500 robots to assist in the construction of electric car bodies.
The commitment to tackling climate change is accelerating in all sectors of society, with net-zero pledges from companies, cities, states and regions doubling in the past year. Decarbonising supply chains is a major opportunity for companies to put these commitments into practice.
Image caption: Detlev von Platen, Member of the Executive Board for Sales and Marketing at Porsche
High corrosion resistance, elasticity and ductility make stainless steel one of the most preferred materials for application in various end-use industries. Recent market analysis by ESOMAR-certified consulting firm Future Market Insights (FMI) reports that the stainless steel market is poised to expand at a steady 5.5% CAGR through to 2031.
Ecological transition; regionalisation of markets and neo-protectionism; digital innovation; economic acceleration after the COVID-19 crisis - these are just some of the macro trends that are changing the steel value chain and will be discussed during the ninth edition of Made in Steel, the conference and exhibition in Milan, Italy, from 5-7 October 2021.