July 27, 2016
Deal volume in the global metals industry was down in Q2 2016, with only 17 deals announced in the quarter (the lowest since Q2 2014). Total deal value (at $2.8 billion) was also down 69% and 73% compared to Q2 2015 and Q1 2016, respectively.
May 10, 2016
We look at what senior executives in the metals sector are saying about the transformative impact of Industry 4.0 on their companies and the wider sector.
February 18, 2016
Welcome to Metals Deals: Forging Ahead 2016 outlook and 2015 review, PwC’s annual analysis of deal activity in the metals industry and our outlook on the prospects for dealmaking in the year ahead.
February 04, 2016
Insights from PwC’s 2015 Global Operations Survey - Metals companies display a lack of confidence that their operations are designed to achieve business goals.
August 12, 2015
Steel market 2015 - Steel 2025: Quo vadis?, which provides an outlook of the steel market to 2025 and highlights the strategies for success in a competitive global environment.
February 23, 2015
Welcome to Metals Deals: Forging Ahead 2015 outlook and 2014 review, PwC’s annual analysis of deal activity in the metals industry and our outlook on the prospects for dealmaking in the year ahead. We also take a regional look at what is happening in the main markets around the world.
January 26, 2015
Metals CEOs worry about the economy, their prospects, and a wide range of threats. They’re looking to partnerships and cutting costs, but skills shortages loom.
March 11, 2014
The Metals cut of PwC’s Global Innovation Survey shows that it’s easy to fall into the trap of associating innovation with only young or fast-moving sectors. But it’s also key to competitive advantage in more mature, commodity-based industries like metals.
February 17, 2014
Forging Ahead is PwC’s annual analysis of deal activity in the metals industry and PwC’s outlook on the prospects for deal making in the year ahead. We also take a regional look at what is happening in the main markets around the world.
February 03, 2013
PwC's Global Metals Deals annual review takes a look at the M&A landscape over the past year identifying the key themes and important drivers of deals activity. In our last report, we said that caution will be the watchword in 2012.
July 05, 2012
This PwC report examines the stat of innovation in the global metals industry. It reviews the industry’s track record and look at how metals companies can improve their innovation efforts.
June 01, 2009
Navigation: Managing commodity risk through market uncertainty, provides information on how clients can successfully navigate the current commodity market situation by embedding effective risk management throughout their organizations. In addition to price volatility, the report provides details on changing global trade patterns, geopolitical risk, counterparty and credit risk, and changing US commodity trading regulations.