2021 PRESS RELEASES

June 2021 crude steel production

23 July 2021 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 167.9 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2021, an 11.6% increase compared to June 2020. Read more

May 2021 crude steel production

22 June 2021 Brussels, Belgium

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

World Steel in Figures 2021 now available

03 June 2021 Brussels, Belgium

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. Read more

April 2021 crude steel production

21 May 2021 Brussels, Belgium

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

Climate change and the production of iron and steel

17 May 2021 Brussels, Belgium

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today releases a public policy paper, Climate change and the production of iron and steel. Read more

March 2021 crude steel production

22 April 2021 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 169.2 million tonnes (Mt) in March 2021, a 15.2% increase compared to March 2020. Read more

worldsteel Short Range Outlook April 2021

15 April 2021 Brussels, Belgium

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today released its Short Range Outlook (SRO) for 2021 and 2022. Read more

worldsteel announces the World Champions of steelChallenge-15

14 April 2021 Online

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today announced the new world champions of the 15th steelChallenge. Read more

worldsteel announces the 2020 Steel Sustainability Champions

13 April 2021 Brussels, Belgium

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has recognised 9 companies as Steel Sustainability Championsfor their work in 2020. Read more

February 2021 crude steel production

23 March 2021 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 150.2 million tonnes (Mt) in February 2021, a 4.1% increase compared to February 2020. Read more

January 2021 crude steel production

25 February 2021 Brussels, Belgium

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 162.9 million tonnes (Mt) in January 2021. Read more

Global crude steel output decreases by 0.9% in 2020

26 January 2021 Brussels, Belgium

Global crude steel production reached 1,864.0 million tonnes (Mt) for the year 2020, down by 0.9% compared to 2019. Read more