Qatar Steel has signed an iron ore pellets supply contract with VALE (earlier known as CVRD), a global famous company, specialized in exploration and extraction of iron ore, required for the production of steel. The contract is for a period of 3 years and renewable for further period of 3 years. The contract was signed at Qatar Steel Head Office in Doha, by Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Managing Director & General Manager of Qatar Steel. Mr. Jose Martins – Executive Director of Vale represented his company in signing the contract. High ranking officials from both sides attended the event. Vale is the world’s largest producer of iron ore and iron ore pellets, key raw materials for steel making, and the world’s second largest producer of nickel. They also produce manganese, Ferro alloys, thermal and coking coal, copper, cobalt, platinum group metals, and fertilizer nutrients. After the signing ceremony, the Read more…


As part of its corporate social responsibility, Qatar Steel has presented a set of new laptops to Mesaieed Primary & Preparatory independent School for Boys. This is to support students to access a huge range of educational resources on all school subjects and help them make progress in their education process. A company delegation from Learning & Development Dept. and PR & Communications paid a visit to the school and presented the laptops to the principal and license owner, Mr. Mohamed Rida Abdullah, Mr. Yousef Abdullah Al-Manasouri, Learning & Development Manager expressed his delight in presenting the laptops to the school, said: “this initiative stems from Qatar Steel’s policy to support and sponsor activities and functions organized by educational, humane and charitable institutions and organizations, and in compliance with the company’s commitment to being socially responsible and play a role towards the community welfare. Mr. Mohamed Rida Abdullah, the school Read more…


Qatar Steel held its Strategy Forum at Doha Marriot hotel on Monday, 24th February. The company senior executives formed in cross functional teams were engaged in brainstorming work sessions to discuss its  strategic priorities oriented towards achieving operational improvements and sustained growth in line with its long term strategic goals. In his keynote address, Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al Muraikhi, Managing Director & General Manager of Qatar Steel, emphasized on the need for the company to be well prepared to face new challenges as the steel industry is operating in a dynamic and highly competitive environment. He urged his executives to be more proactive and creative in their thinking and use this platform for collaborative work and open discussion to bring about new ideas and solutions to resolve organizational challenges impacting the company. While supporting the need for such Forums to be conducted every year, he called for commitment and Read more…