American MetalMarket

Magazine Issue: June 2022

Cover Story

Philip K. Bell on US EAF-based steelmaking
Philip K. Bell, president of the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA) in the United States, is a passionate advocate of EAF-based steel production. He explained why to Jo Isenberg-O’Loughlin, highlighting the opportunities and outlook for the sector today.


From the Editor



  • US aluminium scrap demand climbs

    Domestic and international demand for US aluminium scrap is climbing as producers of the light metal look to reduce their carbon footprint. Myra Pinkham reviews the dynamics of buoyant markets for secondary aluminium.

JUNE 2022

  • Table of Contents

    Cover profile interview with Steel Manufacturers Association president Philip K. Bell on the continuing rise of EAF-based steelmaking in the United States; Growing demand for aluminium scrap as the light metal’s producers aim to decarbonize; Reviewing progress in energy transition, the balance of energy mix, and Indian ferro-alloys input to the special steels needed; Market trends for fluorspar, iodine and barite; International new plant orders and examples of recent technological innovations.