Steel industry to address climate change

Mr Ian Christmas, Secretary General of the International Iron and Steel Institute (IISI) spoke in Bali at the UNFCCC Cop 13 meeting and issued an appeal to the delegates that Governments need to work together with the steel industry if future successful emissions regulatory regimes are to deliver meaningful reductions in emissions and thus genuinely benefit climate change.

IISI to open new office

The International Iron and Steel Institute (IISI) has announced that it will open a second office to be based in Beijing, China.

IISI has new chairman

Kirby Adams has succeeded John Mayberry as Chairman of IISI.

ISSF chairman retires

The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has announced that Ratan Jindal will succeed Professor Jef Roos as Chairman of the ISSF Economics and Statistics Committee.

IISI approves changes to organisation

IISI held its Annual Meeting of Members and Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors in Paris on 9 December 2001. The meeting approved new objectives for the Institute following a strategic review of its future role conducted with the membership over the last year.