World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 158.1 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2022, a 5.9% decrease compared to June 2021.
Expanding electricity access across sub-Saharan Africa is a mammoth engineering task that requires significant investment and a rethinking of what energy access means.
worldsteel considers that the increased focus on the circular economy will impact the evolution of future steel use.
Navigating the evolving sustainability landscape. Plus, insights into how closing the labour gaps can help revitalise US infrastructure.
With sustainable steel increasingly crucial to meeting the world’s climate targets, manufacturers are turning to wind power to decarbonise production.
World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 169.5 million tonnes (Mt) in May 2022, a 3.5% decrease compared to May 2021.
Voluntary withdrawal as of Thursday, 16 June 2022
An interview with Dr Kazuaki Suzuki from Nippon Steel on the development of high-performance steel materials and technologies for disaster-resistant steel structural buildings. Plus, a look at net-zero building and construction.
worldsteel's Director General Edwin Basson discusses the steel industry's decarbonisation opportunities with energy technology company Baker Hughes.
A global picture of the steel industry with key facts and statistics.
Cross-section of steel industry statistics from 2011 to 2020.
Eight sustainability indicators and our sustainability journey.
Six companies recognised for their excellence in safety and health
The advantages of joining a vibrant steel community.
Six safety and health principles for the steel industry with useful definitions and calculations.
An outline of the six fundamentals to apply to achieve comprehensive process safety management.
Six principles for a safe and healthy work environment and other important topics.
How to manage water sustainably across the steel industry.
An overview of the importance of steel industry co-products and why their use should be encouraged.
A collection of amazing facts about steel classified into four sections.
worldsteel's Sustainability Charter
Join the recycling revolution!
An interview with Director General Edwin Basson
Steel makes our world a better place
The World Steel Association (worldsteel) is one of the largest and most dynamic industry associations in the world, with members in every major steel-producing country. worldsteel represents steel producers, national and regional steel industry associations, and steel research institutes. Members represent around 85% of global steel production.
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People working for the steel industry
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worldsteel @worldsteel - 30 Sep
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