worldsteel 2015 Steel Statistical Yearbook now available online

                12 November 2015 Brussels, Belgium

                The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has published the 2015 Steel Statistical Yearbook, now available on

                worldsteel’s Steel Statistical Yearbook presents a cross-section of steel industry statistics. It contains comprehensive statistics from 2005 to 2014 on crude steel production by country and process, steel production by product, steel trade by product, apparent steel use and apparent steel use per capita by country, and production and trade of pig iron and directly reduced iron. It also includes data on production and trade of iron ore, and trade of scrap from 2005 to 2014.

                The statistics were collected from members of worldsteel and various international organisations.

                A PDF copy of the yearbook can be downloaded for free from worldsteel’s website. Printed copies can be ordered from the bookshop.

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                Notes to Editors:

                • The World Steel Association (worldsteel) is one of the largest and most dynamic industry associations in the world. worldsteel members represent approximately 85% of the world's steel production, including over 150 steel producers with 9 of the 10 largest steel companies, national and regional steel industry associations, and steel research institutes.

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