Press releases

worldsteel launches steelChallenge-12

25 July 2017 Brussels, Belgium

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) opened registration for the 12th edition of steelChallenge, a competition where students and industry employees can test their skills using the sophisticated online process simulations delivered by steeluniversity. Read more

June 2017 crude steel production

20 July 2017 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 67 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 141.0 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2017, a 3.2% increase compared to June 2016. Read more

May 2017 crude steel production

20 June 2017 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 67 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 143.3 million tonnes (Mt) in May 2017, a 2.0% increase compared to May 2016. Read more

World Steel in Figures 2017 now available

29 May 2017 Brussels, Belgium

worldsteel has published the 2017 edition of World Steel in Figures. The publication provides a comprehensive overview of steel industry activities, stretching from crude steel production to apparent steel use, from indications of global steel trade flows to iron ore production and trade. Read more

April 2017 crude steel production

23 May 2017 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 67 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 145.0 million tonnes (Mt) in March 2017, a 4.6% increase compared to March 2016. Read more