Resources and information about steel
- UK Steel
Trade association for the UK steel industry.
- British Stainless Steel Association
Promotes and develops the use of stainless steel by U.K. manufacturers and end users and provides technical support and advice on stainless steel and its applications.
- The International Steel Trade Association
Represent the interests of steel traders to UK government and European bodies.
- American Iron and Steel Institute
The voice of the North American steel industry. Massive directory of steel related links too.
- Key to Steel
Steel properties database and specifications from more than 30 countries: standards, chemical compositions, applications, mechanical properties of steel alloys, properties on elevated temperatures, fatigue data, heat treatment and cross-reference tables of equivalent steel materials.
International steel industry news.
European Confederation of Iron and Steel Industries whose objectives are the co-operation amongst the national federations and companies in all matters that contribute to the development of the European steel industry.
- Stainless Steel World
Netherlands based magazine.
- The Steel Times International
Magazine and database driven web site with news stories as they break and news archives.
Information portal with iron and steel sector news, market price information, production and capacity statistics, trade data, events listings, sector reports, regular U.S. steel industry perspectives, the FERROSEARCH search engine, a links directory and supplier database.
- The Steel Recycling Institute
(SRI) is a US industry association that promotes and sustains the recycling of all steel products.
- The International Iron and Steel Institute
(IISI) aims to establish steel as a major foundation of a sustainable world. It is a non-profit research organisation with headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.
The Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) is the primary trade association for scrap-based electric arc furnace (EAF) steelmakers.
- The Steel Construction Institute
(SCI) is a UK based independent, member-based organisation. It undertakes research and technical organization supporting the use of steel in construction.
- The Association for Iron & Steel Technology
(AIST) US based, with a goal of advancing the technical development, production, processing and application of iron and steel.
Animated flash movie of the production process.
- The Specialty Steel Industry of North America
Trade association representing virtually all the producers of specialty steel in North America, including bar, rod, wire, angles, plate, sheet and strip, in stainless steel and other specialty steels.
- The Canadian Steel Producers Association
(CSPA) is the national voice for Canada's steelindustry.
- The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan
An academic society for researchers and engineers in the field of iron and steel.
- The International Stainless Steel Forum
Non-profit research organisation which serves as a world forum on various aspects of the international stainless steel industry.
- Iron & Steel Statistics Bureau
Wide range of publications and custom reports covering UK, European and Global trade in steel and raw materials.