worldsteel 2013 Steel Statistical Yearbook now available online

worldsteel_worldsteel-logo2Brussels, 15 November 2013 – The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has published the 2013 Steel Statistical Yearbook, now available on the website.

worldsteel’s Steel Statistical Yearbook presents a cross-section of steel industry statistics. It contains comprehensive statistics from 2003 to 2012 on crude steel production by process, steel production by product, steel trade by product, apparent steel use, and production of pig iron and directly reduced iron. It also includes data on production and trade of iron ore, and trade of scrap from 2003 to 2012.

The 2013 edition has newly added data on indirect exports and imports of steel and true steel use.

The statistics were collected from members of worldsteel and various international organisations.

The 2013 Steel Statistical Yearbook is now available from the online bookshop. A PDF copy of the book can be downloaded for free from the website. Printed copies can be ordered from the bookshop.


The World Steel Association (worldsteel) is one of the largest and most dynamic industry associations in the world. worldsteel represents approximately 170 steel producers (including 17 of the world’s 20 largest steel companies), national and regional steel industry associations, and steel research institutes. worldsteel members represent around 85% of world steel production.