8 July 2021

July constructsteel newsletter

An interview on positioning steel in short and medium span bridges, the emerging revolution in road construction and the latest construction market trends.

2 July 2021

Light steel framing expands Africa’s largest hospital in record time

A new Covid-19 facility has been built in just eight months in Soweto, South Africa, by using innovative building technologies.

May 2021 crude steel production data

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 174.4 million tonnes (Mt) in May 2021, a 16.5% increase compared to May 2020.

18 June 2021

Inflatable steel furniture paves way for even lighter infrastructure

A Polish and Swiss design team have perfected a method of creating inflatable steel furniture which could revolutionise the wind energy and construction sectors.

18 June 2021

Low-carbon development at HBIS

Like other steel producers around the world, HBIS recognises that the steel industry’s contributions to climate change are under scrutiny. worldsteel and HBIS Chairman YU Yong outlines HBIS' plans for low-carbon development.

10 June 2021

June constructsteel newsletter

This monthly newsletter keeps you up to date with developments affecting the global construction industry, the latest market trends, and more.

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World Steel in Figures 2021 is now available

worldsteel has published the 2021 edition of World Steel in Figures. The publication provides a comprehensive overview of steel industry activities, stretching from crude steel production to iron ore production and trade.

April 2021 crude steel production data

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 169.5 million tonnes (Mt) in April 2021, a 23.3% increase compared to April 2020.

Policy paper: Climate change and the production of iron and steel

worldsteel today releases a public policy paper. The paper outlines the steel industry’s challenges and opportunities with respect to reducing CO2 emissions in line with the aims of the Paris Agreement.