Stainless Steel Magazine

The Stainless Steel Magazine is published by the Southern African Stainless Steel Development Association (Sassda) and provides unbiased and exclusive industry insight and information in an interesting and visually appealing manner.

Topics covered range from ‘The State of the Stainless Steel Nation’, to core features on localisation, growth sectors, professional profiles to discover what makes our industry players ‘tick’ and in-depth case studies as well as key local and global market opportunities.

Since the launch of its new digital format in August 2020 the Sassda magazine has achieved 72 000 reads and 76  000 impressions.  These metrics continue to grow on a daily basis as existing or new readers view each of the issues which shows the high value placed on the content in each magazine.


Digital Advertising Rates  2024

** Sassda Members are eligible for a 15% discount on all rates below

1. Platinum Package - R15 000 (3 pages)

Full Page Advert (artwork to be supplied) and 2 Page Company Q&A Profile. Total of 3 pages.  (Sassda interview with relevant member of staff for answers to supplied questions)

2. Gold Package - R12 500 (2 pages)

Full Page Advert (artwork to be supplied) and Full Page Advertorial article including design and layout.  (Maximum 400 Words + 1 Photo/Image) 

3. Full Page Advertorial  - R8 000 (1 page)

Includes design and layout (Maximum 400 Words +1 Photo/Image)

Advertorial special packages subject to space availability.

Standard Advertising Rates

  • Full Page Advert (artwork to be supplied) - R6 500
  • Half Page Advert (artwork to be supplied) - R4 500

*All advertisers receive additional FREE exposure on the  website, Magazine eMailer distributed to 2 500 readers and mentions in social media posts across the Sassda LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter pages.

*All Prices exclude VAT

All Advertising artwork (PDF, J-peg or png format) to be supplied by advertiser.

2024 Issues & Deadlines:

March/April 2024 Issue

  • Editorial & Advertorial Deadline (incl all copy and photos/images): 8 March 2024
  • Advertising Material Deadline: 19 March 2024
  • Publication/Distribution: End of March/Early April 2024

June 2024 Issue

  • Editorial & Advertorial Deadline (incl all copy and photos/images): 7 June 2024
  • Advertising Material Deadline: 14 June 2024
  • Publication/Distribution: 28 June 2024

September 2024 Issue
Special Edition -
Stainless Steel Awards

2024 marks Sassda's 60th Anniversary and heralds the relaunch of our benchmark stainless steel awards on the 19th September 2024!

In celebration of these incredible milestones we will be publishing a special bumper edition of the magazine that will feature an overview of the awards and profiles on all our winners.

Printed copies will be handed out at the gala awards dinner with our normal 'unlimited' digital version available online and as a PDF download.

* Note only standard ads will be accepted for this issue. 

  • Advertising Material Deadline: 30 August 2024
  • Publication/Distribution: 19 September 2024

*** All rates exclude 16.5% agency commission if applicable

Download the Rate Card 


For more information contact : Kim Stevens or call 011 883 0119