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The NZ Stainless Steel Development Association (NZSSDA) is a " by the industry, for the industry" association comprising consultants and architects, end-users, fabricators and merchants. All have a vested interest in the supply or application of stainless steels for various purposes. Our goal is to see greater use of this formidable construction material, particularly as economic and environmental issues position it as an ever-increasingly attractive alternative.


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India’s success story: World’s 2nd largest stainless steel producer

India overtook Japan to become the world’s second largest stainless steel producer after China, in 2016, according to data released by the International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF). In recent years, the Indian stainless steel market has matured enough for the industry to shift its focus from utensil and kitchenware applications to engineering sectors...

NZSSDA awards at Metals Industry Awards Gala Dinner, 15 September

At the Industry Awards Gala Dinner on the evening of the Metal Industry Conference in Christchurch last month, the NZSSDA presented two Stainless Steel Awards, one for Excellence employing stainless steel, and the other for Innovation in Stainless Steel design...

NZSSDA at Metals Industry Conference, Christchurch, 15 September

The biennial Metals Industry Conference was held at the Addington Raceway & Events Centre in Christchurch on the 15th September, with warm sunny weather to welcome delegates to the rebuilt city. The NZSSDA played a lead role at the Conference, with a Plenary lecture given by Steve Scott, NZSSDA Chair...

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The Stainless Steel World Conference & Exhibition 2017

The Stainless Steel World Conference is the premier international forum for the exchange of knowledge and practical experiences in the development manufacturing and application of stainless steels...

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