Press releases

worldsteel Safety and Health Recognition Programme 2017

24 October 2017 Brussels, Belgium

As part of its commitment to the highest safety and health standards, the World Steel Association (worldsteel) recognises excellence in four of its member companies. Read more

September 2017 crude steel production

23 October 2017 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 66 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 141.4 million tonnes (Mt) in September 2017, a 5.6% increase compared to September 2016. Read more

World Steel Association elects new officers and welcomes new members

18 October 2017 Brussels, Belgium

The Board of Directors of the World Steel Association (worldsteel) yesterday elected the following new officers for 2017/2018 Read more

The 8th Steelie Awards winners announced

17 October 2017 Brussels, Belgium

The winners of the 8th Steelie Awards were announced at the Annual Dinner of the World Steel Association (worldsteel). The Steelie Awards recognise member companies or individuals for their contribution to the steel industry over a one-year period in a series of categories impacting the steel industry. Read more

worldsteel Short Range Outlook 2017/2018

16 October 2017 Brussels, Belgium

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today released its October 2017 Short Range Outlook (SRO). worldsteel forecasts that global steel demand will reach 1,622.1 Mt in 2017. In 2018, it is forecast that global steel demand will reach 1,648.1 Mt. Read more