The World Steel Association (WorldSteel) has named
Joon-Yang Chung, chairman and chief executive officer of South
Korean steelmaker Posco Ltd., as its new chairman.
chief executive officer of Russian steelmaker OAO Severstal,
and Wolfgang Eder, chairman and chief executive officer of
Austrias Voestalpine AG, were elected vice chairmen by
president and chief executive officer of Japans JFE Steel
Corp., is WorldSteels new treasurer.
The elections were
made Oct. 7 at WorldSteels 47th annual conference in
Chung will take office Oct. 9. The new officers are elected
for a term of one year, until October 2014.
A version of this
article was first published in AMM sister publication Steel