- THE MAGAZINE
For the full year 2011, the company continues to expect mid-single-digit growth in global steel production, slightly higher growth in electronic equipment production, and double-digit growth rates in the foundry castings and fused silica end markets. The significant cost reduction measures implemented in the first half of 2009; the continuing market penetration of new, higher margin products; and the production capacity expansion projects completed in 2010 and currently under way mean that the group is reportedly well-positioned to benefit from these positive end-market growth trends.
Accordingly, the company expects that 2011 performance at both the half and full year will be ahead of the equivalent periods in 2010.
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