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22 September 2021

Steel industry releases fully updated AHSS Application Guidelines Version 7.0

The leading source for technical best practices on the forming and joining of Advanced High-Strength Steels (AHSS) for vehicle manufacture is released today by WorldAutoSteel.

8 September 2021

What makes 3rd generation AHSS grades so unique?

How have advanced high-strength steels (AHSS) evolved? What is their added value? What role will they play in autonomous electric vehicle design?

8 September 2021

September constructsteel newsletter

A monthly update for the construction industry: steel market trends, an example of a record-time pre-fabricated construction, and an insight into the decarbonisation opportunity.

8 September 2021

Indirect trade in steel report available

Our Indirect trade in steel report is now available for purchase. This comprehensive document provides essential statistics about the global trade in steel containing goods and indirect trade of steel.

2 September 2021

Map of China steel mills 2021 now available

The map shows the geographical and economic landscape of China's steel industry at a glance. This poster in PDF format is available for sale from our bookshop.

steelChallenge-16 open!

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) opens registration for the 16th edition of steelChallenge. The Regional Championship will take place online on 24 November 2021 from 12.00 UTC.

24 August 2021

July 2021 crude steel production

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 161.7 million tonnes (Mt) in July 2021, a 3.3% increase compared to July 2020.

A POSCO Triton block being loaded for installation
3 August 2021

Innovative use of co-products supports marine regeneration

Artificial reefs made of steel slag have been used to create sea forests off the coast of South Korea.

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June 2021 crude steel production

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 167.9 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2021, an 11.6% increase compared to June 2020.