Steel manufacturer BlueScope has been given the all clear to go ahead with a deal which will see it purchase a key manufacturer of steel roofing and flooring products.

On Thursday, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it will not oppose BlueScope’s proposed acquisition of Fielders Australia from Hills Holdings. The acquisition is part of an $87.5 million deal announced last August which will also see BlueScope buy Hills’ Orrcon pipe and tube manufacturing and distribution business….