Arquivos da tag: World Steel Association


In its 50th anniversary, Usiminas celebrates past achievements while keeping an eye on the future

In order to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its start-up, Usiminas promoted the ceremony “50 +” in Ipatinga on October 26, which translates the spirit of innovation and development that has characterized its history and the challenges it still has to cope with. The event was attended by authorities like the Governor of Minas Gerais […]


World steel production rises in February, WAS says

Following a decline in January, the world crude steel production grew 1.9% in February 2012 when compared to the same month in 2011. The steelmakers from the 59 countries included in the survey produced 119 million tonnes in February. This survey by the World Steel Association covers 97% of the world’s steel producers. China answered for 47% […]


World crude steel production drops in January

The world crude steel output reached 116.7 million tonnes in January this year, an 8.9% decline from the same period in 2011. China remains as the leading producer, with 52.1 million tonnes of crude steel in January, according to figures disclosed by the World Steel Association. Japan, the world’s second largest steel producer, produced 8.6 […]