«1996 1997 1997-2007 »

Productivity matches Europe’s best

Shotton and the other five works in the Coated Products group deliver 1.5 million prime tonnes compared with 1.4 million tonnes the previous year. Shotton contributes 682K tonnes of hot dip galv.;523K tonnes electro galv. and 314K tonnes Colorcoat ® plus over 75K tonnes of uncoated cold reduced material and 41K tonnes of non-prime sales. The Deeside works delivers 900,000 tonnes of coated strip steel products, yielding a turnover of £400 million. The productivity of the works’ 1,600 employees is on a par with the best in Europe.