Harbour Group Acquires Lindstrom Metric – ST. LOUIS, July 19, 2011 | PRNewswire | #fasteners

Jul 20, 2011

ST. LOUIS, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Harbour Group has acquired Lindstrom Metric LLC, Jeff Fox, Harbour Group’s Chief Executive Officer, announced. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Lindstrom, founded by Virgil “Virg” Lindstrom, is the leading manufacturer and master distributor of metric fasteners in North America. From its headquarters in Blaine, Minn., and […]

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Industry not amused by cuts | The Times of India | #fasteners

Jul 20, 2011

Bazibaza comment : this is the end of the article, and is very significant about the production environment for Fasteners in India. ——– “Industry needed a lot of support from the government but the absence of basic facilities like power is having an adverse effect. If we have to fight tough competition from China, we […]

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Planned formation of a RADIALL – ARaymond joint venture dedicated to automotive applications |Euronext | #fasteners

Jul 19, 2011

June 29th 2011 RADIALL and ARaymond announced today Wednesday having entered into talks, in order to establish a joint venture exclusively dedicated to the passive interconnection component market for automotive applications. As part of this plan, RADIALL would first turn its automotive division, which generated sales of EUR8.8 million in 2010, into a subsidiary. ARaymond […]

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Senior Secured Loan Program Closes $415 Million in Two New Financing Transactions During the Second Quarter of 2011 | MarketWatch | #fasteners

Jul 19, 2011

NORWALK, Conn. & NEW YORK, Jul 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Senior Secured Loan Program, jointly managed by Ares Capital Corporation and an affiliate of GE Capital, announced today the closing of two financing transactions to new borrowers totaling approximately $415 million during the second quarter … Read the full Article via Senior Secured Loan […]

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Not a lot of news lately | Fastenerblog.net | #fasteners

Jul 19, 2011

I just did a quick scan of the online fastener news sites. Not a whole lot happening. There are a few articles about Cardinal and the fact that there could be parties interested in buying Cardinal. That’s a real shocker. No kidding someone might want to buy Cardinal. At least I know a bunch of […]

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EU asked to drop anti-dumping measures | Industries | chinadaily.com.cn | #fasteners

Jul 19, 2011

SHANGHAI — The China Fastener Industry Association (CFIA) strongly demanded the lifting of discriminatory anti-dumping duties from the EU on fasteners from China in an open letter sent to the Council of European Union on Monday. Feng Jinyao, president of the association, said the country’s fastener industry has suffered great losses in the recent two […]

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Worldwide Fastener Weekly News July 11-17, 2011 | Bazibaza

Jul 18, 2011
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Worldwide Fastener Weekly News, July 11th – 17th, 2011 Material Prices – Costs – Market China Steel Slashes Domestic Steel Prices for September | Chinafastener.info China Steelmakers Keep August Steel Prices Unchanged | Chinafastener.info Material Prices index from several Official Sources : Dowjones, DSV (june), Kitco, Yieh corp… New Products and Services TechAngle Electronic Torque Wrench From […]

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Maritime Produktpalette bietet vielfältige Einsatzmöglichkeiten | Relevant | #fasteners #Wasi

Jul 18, 2011

Ankergeschirr und Ketten im maritimen Einsatz

WUPPERTAL, 18. Juli – Die Produkte von WASI Maritim kommen unter anderem neben dem Boots- und Yachtbau auch im Landschafts- und Gartenbau, in der Architektur, der Lebensmittel- und Getränkeindustrie sowie der Abwassertechnik zum Einsatz.

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EU Extends 85% Tariff on Chinese Screws and Bolts to Malaysia | Bloomberg

Jul 18, 2011

#fasteners The European Union extended to Malaysia an 85 percent tariff on screws and bolts from China, saying Chinese exporters used the country to evade the levy and undercut EU producers.

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WTO says EU illegally taxes China steel fasteners | chinafastener.info

Jul 18, 2011

GENEVA (AP) — The World Trade Organization ruled Friday in favor of China in its case alleging the European Union is illegally taxing steel fasteners of all sizes needed for everything from furniture to cars to bridges. The WTO’s appellate body said in its ruling that the EU isn’t complying with international commerce rules by […]

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