The Magic of Stainless Steel

The Magic of Stainless Steel

At APM we believe in the transformative power of stainless steel’s unparalleled corrosion resistance. As a leading provider of high-quality steel products, we understand the critical role that corrosion resistance plays in ensuring the longevity and performance...
Exploring the Diverse Uses of Precision Stainless Steel

Exploring the Diverse Uses of Precision Stainless Steel

In the realm of precision metals, stainless steel emerges as a versatile and indispensable material, forming the backbone of numerous industries, including manufacturing. At APM, our commitment to excellence in the precision metals field has led us to delve into the...
Precision Metals? Yes – But Steel Strip is Still Important

Precision Metals? Yes – But Steel Strip is Still Important

Avocet Steel Strip Ltd founded in 1996 began life as a supplier of precision metals focused entirely on cold rolled steel strip. At that time the UK market was large and  thriving with several UK based quality producers providing lively competition for Avocet’s...
From Trader to Manufacturer – Our Story So Far

From Trader to Manufacturer – Our Story So Far

Avocet Steel strip ltd was established in 1996, it was a product of the industrial turmoil of the late 1980s as the demand for steel and metals contracted in line with the offshoring of manufactured products. As customers closed or contracted steel and metals...
‘On Shoring’ – The New Buzz Word

‘On Shoring’ – The New Buzz Word

The manufacturing sector in the UK economy today accounts for 12% of the national output falling from a peak of 46% in 1948. However it is still worth £400 billion pa (ONS ,2019). The focus shift in this Post-War period has been from a UK manufacturing sector...