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Big jump in steel output for Iran

World crude steel production in August, reported by the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 150.6 million tonnes (Mt) in August…

Better transport will boost Gulf steel producers

Iron and steel producers in the Gulf need an improved and expanded transportation system to boost competitiveness in the global…

Steel prospects for 2022 ’gloomier’

The European steel sector showed a marked slowdown in the first quarter of 2022 compared to 2021, suggesting bleaker prospects…

BMW extends ‘green’ steel commitment

BMW has sealed a deal with H2 Green Steel to deliver CO2-reduced steel as part of the car manufacturer’s drive…

Steel output falls

The latest estimates from the World Steel Association show world steel production declined 6.5% year-on-year in July to 149.3 million tonnes….

Help us make green steel, say UK producers

UK steel producers have called for a renewed focus on positive policies to help them meet rigorous targets for net…

UK set to support Ukrainian steel imports

The UK is considering temporarily lifting anti-dumping duties on hot rolled flat and coiled steel (HRFC) from Ukraine following Russia’s…

Dutch steel recycler misses out on contaminated scrap

Two year after its launch, Netherlands-based Purified Metal Company (PMC) is in serious financial trouble because of a shortage of…

Steel Dynamics looks to Mexican strategy

Steel Dynamics has agreed a deal to take over the Mexican recycler Roca, which operates a ferrous and non-ferrous scrap…

Snapshot: steel production 2021

The share of steel produced globally from electric furnaces grew significantly in 2021 according to data from the World Steel…

Decline forecast for steel sector in 2022

The war in Ukraine, soaring energy prices and supply chain disruption could result in a 1.9% contraction in EU steel…