Industry and globalisation

68th Session of the OECD Steel Committee meeting

 

The global steel industry is recovering earlier and faster than previously anticipated from one its worst downturns in decades.
 
Senior government officials and industry representatives from major steel-producing economies met in Paris on 6-7 May 2010 in the context of the OECD Steel Committee. They assessed current and future conditions in the steel industry, industry and government responses to changing trends, the impacts of trade-related measures, and environmental issues.

 

Please find below the presentations that were given at the meeting:

Item 3: The economic outlook

 

Item 4: Steel markets and related developments

 

a. World steel market developments:

 

b. Steel trade and policy developments

 

c. Regional steel market developments reports:

 

Item 5. Perspectives on steel by steel-using industries

 

Item 7. Steelmaking raw materials: challenges and policy approaches

 

Item 8. Steel and the environment

 

 

Chairman's Statement

 

agenda.