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14 February 2019

Top 10 digital trends for the steel industry - Part one

This blog looks at 10 digital trends we should keep an eye on in 2019 whilst sharing a few examples of steel companies already leading the way.

30 January 2019

Revolution at the heart of green steelmaking

A low-carbon pilot steel production facility in northern Sweden could drastically reduce the industry’s carbon emissions.

29 January 2019

Message from the Director General

worldsteel Director General Edwin Basson reflects on the two main challenges the steel industry will need to address in 2019.

25 January 2019

Global crude steel output increases by 4.6% in 2018

Global crude steel production reached 1,808.6 million tonnes (Mt) for the year 2018, up by 4.6% compared to 2017.

Life cycle data - Key to the circular economy

worldsteel LCI Manager Iain Millar gives insight into the methodology we use to reduce the overall environmental impact of steel products.

21 January 2019

Underwater servers keep world’s data cool

As the digital economy accelerates, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to keep the world’s data centres at lower temperatures, but submersible steel modules could provide a surprising solution.

15 January 2019

Stainless steel bottles offer sustainable and healthy alternative

As worldwide concerns over the impact of plastic waste on the environment continue to grow, the spotlight has fallen on the sustainability and health effects of bottled water.

15 January 2019

India to significantly boost demand for steel

worldsteel's Head of Data Management Adam Szewczyk explores the factors driving steel demand in India, a country now ranked the second largest steel producer in the world.

11 January 2019

Climate Action Members 2018-2019

worldsteel's Climate Action Programme recognises the steel producers that contribute to the worldsteel CO2 emissions data collection programme.