The end of steel price hike?

Dr Maurizio Bragagni OBE
16 min readJan 30, 2022

Steel is an alloy of iron and about 2% or less carbon and 1% other elements. Pure iron is soft, but carbon greatly hardens it. Adjusting the carbon content changes the properties of steel. Heat-treating, mechanical working at cold or hot temperatures, or the addition of alloying elements may also give superior properties.
The three major classes are carbon steels, low-alloy steels, and high-alloy steels. Low-alloy steels (with up to 8%…

Dr Maurizio Bragagni OBE

Author, Speaker, Hon. Consul @consolatorsmuk San Marino in U.K. NED @esharelife @IECstandards MSB member @BayesBSchool Hon. Sen. Vis. Fellow