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INTERVIEW: Steel Demand Begins to Sprout'

The global pandemic has caused an unprecedented collapse in steel demand, but there are signs a recovery is underway. And with the proper national policies, it could flourish, says AISI interim president and chief executive Kevin Dempsey.

August Releases August SIMA Imports Data'

Based on the Commerce Department’s most recent Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis (SIMA) data, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported today that steel import permit applications for the month of August totaled 1,394,000 net tons (NT)*.

July Steel Shipments Down 25.6 Percent from July 2019'

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported today that for the month of July 2020, U.S. steel mills shipped 6,035,596 net tons, a 0.2 percent increase from the 6,023,524 net tons shipped in the previous month, June 2020.

Strain Rate Effect Paper for Martensitic Transformation Wins 2020 SAE/AISI Sydney H. Melbourne Award'

Five individuals representing an automaker and academia received the SAE/American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Sydney H. Melbourne Award for Excellence in the Advancement of Automotive Steel Sheet.

SSAB's green steel venture HYBRIT starts test operations in Sweden'

Today, SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall celebrated the start-up of their HYBRIT pilot plant in Sweden as part of a project to produce fossil-free sponge iron. SSAB has announced previously anticipating U.S. fossil-free steel production by 2026 and their Iowa mill to be powered completely by renewable energy by 2022. Learn more about SSAB’s continued reliance on renewable energy.

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