Italy Metals Report Q1 2010

  • ID: 1204429
  • January 2010
  • Region: Italy
  • 45 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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The Italy Metals Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, metals associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Italy's metals industry.

The latest Italy Metals Report estimates that in 2009 Italian crude steel output was down 36% year on year (y-o-y) to 19.52mn tonnes. According to the statistics released by Italian steel producers’ association Federacciai, in November 2009 Italy’s crude steel output amounted to 1.92mn tonnes, a fall of 17.2% yo- y and down 11.4% month on month (m-o-m). Federacciai reported that the country’s long product output in October totalled 1.17mn tonnes, down 11.9% y-o-y but up 6.4% over September. Meanwhile, in October, Italian flat steel production fell by 22.8% y-o-y but was up 0.7% m-o-m.

The decline in steel output came in the context of a 3.9% contraction in real GDP in 2009. Italy’s recovery is lagging its key eurozone peers, Germany and France, which both left recession in Q209, by a quarter. The signs in Q409 were pointing to the Italian economy having reached its trough, with growth set to resume at a slow READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
- Italy Political SWOT
- Italy Economic SWOT

Global Metals Market Overview
- Table: World’s Top 10 Steel Producing Countries
- Aluminium Outlook
- Table: BMI Aluminium Forecast
- Table: Aluminium Indicators – Historical Data and Forecasts
- Copper Outlook
- Table: BMI Copper Update
- Table: Copper Indicators, Historical Data and Forecasts
- Metals Price Outlook
- Table: Stock Levels At London Metals Exchange Warehouses (tonnes)
- Global Mining Outlook
- Table: Biggest Chinese Acquisitions In Australia Since 2005
- Table: Global Mining – Top Five Companies By Market Capitalisation (US$mn)
- Table: Global Mining – Key Players’ Future Investment Plans (selected projects)

Regional Overview

Industry Forecast Scenario
- Table: Italy’s Metals Industry Production And Trade, 2006-2013
- Macroeconomic Outlook
- Table: Italy - Economic Activity

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles
- Sapa Profili
- Gruppo Riva

Global Assumptions
- Table: Global Assumptions, 2007-2013
- Table: Developed States GDP Growth, 2008-2010
- Table: Emerging Markets GDP Growth, 2008-2010
- Table: Commodity Prices, 2007-2010

BMI Methodology
- How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts
- Cross Checks

Country Snapshot: Italy Demographic Data
- Section 1: Population
- Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
- Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
- Section 2: Education And Healthcare
- Table: Education, 2002-2005
- Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
- Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
- Table: Employment Indicators, 2001-2006
- Table: Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012 (US$)
- Table: Average Annual Manufacturing Wages, 2000-2012

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- Sapa Profili

- Gruppo Riva

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