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Outokumpu CEO Mika Seitovirta elected the Chairman of ISSF

  The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) elected Mika Seitovirta, Outokumpu CEO, as new chairman in the organization’s 19th Annual Conference in Hong Kong, China. His position and duties as the Outokumpu CEO continue. The term of the ISSF chairman is two years. Says Mika Seitovirta: “Long-lasting, durable and 100% recyclable, stainless steel is the …

ISSF New Applications Awards Announced

In an effort to generate more ideas for New Applications for the use of stainless steel, the Market Development Committee established the New Applications Awards. The awards are presented in two categories, “The Best New Technology Award” and “The Best New Development Award” to the winning entries submitted by either the ISSF members, or if …

ISSF: STAINLESS STEEL PRODUCTION REACHES 30.9 MILLION METRIC TONS IN THE FIRST NINE MONTHS OF 2014

Brussels 19 December 2014 – The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the first nine months of 2014 showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 8.9% year–on–year to 30.9 million metric tons (mmt). Production increased in all regions except for Central and Eastern Europe.   Stainless and heat-resisting melt shop …

ISSF launches new publications during ISSF-18

Rome, 15 May 2014 – The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has launched a number of new publications during the organisation’s 18th conference (ISSF-18) being held in Rome, Italy. The following brochures were published during ISSF-18. 2014 Annual Review As well as including details of the addresses given by the Chairman and Secretary-General of ISSF …

INTERNATIONAL MANGANESE INSTITUTE JOINS TEAM STAINLESS

Team Stainless welcomes the International Manganese Institute (IMnI) to their cooperation between the associations of the stainless steel and alloying element industries. The IMnI provides vision and guidance to the manganese industry by promoting economic, social and environmental responsibility and sustainability for all stakeholders. More information can be found on their website (http://www.manganese.org/). The Team …