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PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/3/2008, Vol. 52 Issue 40, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the business outlook for the regional steel market in the Middle East. The steel industry in the region has made several developments and investments. The strong global demand of the project activity in the Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC) also resulted to the rapid increase of steel prices and new investments.
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34948885

 

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