Nearly half of government procured steel from the UK | EEF

Nearly half of government procured steel from the UK

Subscribe to UK Steel news feed

Published

New published data on UK Government procurement of steel shows that £158 million was procured by UK Government during 2017/18, of which it is confirmed that 43% (£68 million) was produced in the UK.

Commenting on the publication, UK Steel Director General, Gareth Stace, said:

"The UK steel sector has worked hand in hand with government over the last three years to develop and improve public procurement practices in relation to steel, opening up opportunities for UK steel producers and improving transparency in procurement throughout government. We all know there is still much to progress on, but important and positive steps are being made."

See our press release for the full reaction.

 

About-us About us

We are the trade association for the UK steel industry. We represent the sector’s interests to government and the public.

Learn more >
UK Steel Achievements Achievements

As the voice of the steel industry, we interface with government and parliament to influence policy so that it underpins, rather than undermines, the long term success of our sector.

Learn more >
Contact us spot Contact us

Get in touch with the UK Steel team

Read more>
Online payments are not supported by your browser. Please choose an alternative browser or make payments through the 'Other payment options' on step 3.