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worldsteel Short Range Outlook June 2020

June 2020 Brussels, Belgium The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today released its Short Range Outlook (SRO) for 2020 and 2021. In 2020 worldsteel forecasts that steel demand will contract by 6.4%, dropping to 1,654 Mt due to the COVID-19 crisis.  In 2021 steel demand is expected to recover to 1,717 Mt, an increase of 3.8 % …

worldsteel announces the 2019 Steel Sustainability Champions

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has recognised 9 companies as Steel Sustainability Champions for their work in 2019.  Now in its third year, the Steel Sustainability Champions Programme commends those steel companies that are most clearly demonstrating their commitment to sustainable development. The 2019 Steel Sustainability Champions are: ArcelorMittal BlueScope Steel Limited China Steel Corporation …

June 2019 crude steel production

26 July 2019 Brussels, Belgium World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 159.0 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2019, a 4.6% increase compared to June 2018. World crude steel production was 925.1 Mt in the first six months of 2019, up by 4.9% compared to the same …

Global crude steel output increases by 4.6% in 2018

25 January 2019 Brussels, Belgium Global crude steel production reached 1,808.6 million tonnes (Mt) for the year 2018, up by 4.6% compared to 2017. Crude steel production increased in all regions in 2018 except in the EU, which saw a 0.3% contraction. Asia produced 1,271.1 Mt of crude steel in 2018, an increase of 5.6% compared …

worldsteel Short Range Outlook April 2018

17 April 2018 London, United Kingdom Global steel demand continues its broad recovery The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today released its April 2018 Short Range Outlook (SRO). worldsteel forecasts global steel demand will reach 1,616.1 Mt in 2018, an increase of 1.8% over 2017. In 2019, it is forecast that global steel demand will grow by …

worldsteel announces the 2017 Steel Sustainability Champions

11 April 2018 Mumbai, India The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has announced the 2017 Steel Sustainability Champions at its board meeting in Mumbai. Six steel producing companies have been named as Steel Sustainability Champions for 2017. The newly launched programme aims to recognise steel companies who are leading the way in creating a truly sustainable steel …

worldsteel Safety and Health Recognition Programme 2017

As part of its commitment to the highest safety and health standards, the World Steel Association (worldsteel) recognises excellence in four of its member companies for delivering demonstrable improvements in safety and health for steel industry employees. Andrew Purvis, Director, Safety, Health and Environment, said, “Our Board of Directors have made the clear statement that …

worldsteel launches steelChallenge-12

25 July 2017 Brussels, Belgium The World Steel Association (worldsteel) opened registration for the 12th edition of steelChallenge, a competition where students and industry employees can test their skills using the sophisticated online process simulations delivered by steeluniversity. steelChallenge-12 will take place in two rounds. The Regional Championship will take place on 29 November 2017 from …

June 2017 crude steel production

World crude steel production for the 67 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 141.0 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2017, a 3.2% increase compared to June 2016. World crude steel production was 836.0 Mt in the first six months of 2017, up by 4.5% compared to the same period in 2016. Asia …

worldsteel announces steelChallenge-11 World Championship Finalists

worldsteel announces steelChallenge-11 World Championship Finalists The World Steel Association (worldsteel) announced today the World Championship Finalists for the 11th steelChallenge. Brussels, 7 December – The Regional Championship took place online for a 24-hour period on 30 November 2016. This year’s steelChallenge attracted 1479 participants representing 37 countries. The eleventh edition added 36% more participants …