Steel is one of the most fundamental industrial materials that has sustained human civilization for millennia. Backed by rich steelmaking esources and reserves, the steel industry has continued to grow thanks to the superior characteristics of steel materials, economic and efficient mass production, and the evolution of steel technology. While adapting to the changing business environment, the steel industry will continue to develop in step with the progress of human civilization. This article examines the evolution of steel technology throughout history, and forecasts the future development of the steel production process.
Former President and CTO, POSCO