Alacero –Latin American Steel Association Archive


Nine steel groups in North, South and Latin America, and Europe, today expressed cautious optimism for the outcomes at the G-20 leaders meeting that concluded on Monday in Hangzhou, China. “We are grateful that the leaders of the G-20 governments have recognized the severe impacts that global steel overcapacity in the steel sector around the

Board of Directors of Alacero expects a better outlook for the regional steel in the medium-run, if fair trade conditions are ensured

Alacero – Santiago, Chile, May 15, 2014. Last Tuesday in Bogotá (Colombia), during the semiannual meeting of Alacero´s Board of Directors, presided by Martin Berardi, participants analyzed the current situation of the steel value chain and defined action lines to strengthen the promotion of the industrialization process and to ensure fair trade conditions in the region. Latin America:

Architect Frederick Cooper receives Alacero 2013 Excellence Award

Alacero – Santiago, Chile. November 15th, 2013. Last Tuesday November 12th, during the last day of Congress Alacero-54 that gathered more than 800 representatives of the Latin American steel industry in Lima, the Peruvian Architect Frederick Cooper received Alacero Excellence Award 2013. Every year, Alacero –The Latin American Steel Association- recognizes a person for his/her remarkable contributions to

Alacero-54: Most relevant leaders of the steel industry and Peruvian Vice Minister of S&PE and industry together at opening ceremony of Latin American Steel Congress

Alacero – Lima, Peru 11th, 2013. Opening ceremony of Alacero-54, Latin American Steel Congress, took place this morning at the Westin Hotel and Convention & Center, in Lima. The event gathered the most relevant leaders of the Steel industry. With an audience of around 800 people and the presence of Peru´s Vice-Minister of S&PE and Industry, Francisco Grippa,

Alacero reviews growth expectations downwards

Alacero-Santiago, Chile. September 12th, 2013. Alacero reviewed the Latin American steel industry economic situation downwards after the weak results observed during the first semester of 2013. This was announced during the last Economic Committee of worldsteel –the association that represents steel producers globally- that met in Seoul, South Korea, last September 11th and 12th. The result is partially

8th virtual steelmaking challenge for students and young professional announced

Alacero-Santiago, Chile. September 10th, 2013. Last August 27th. Alacero, the Latin American Steel Association, invites students and young industry professionals of Latin America to participate of the 8th Virtual Steelmaking Challenge organized by Steeluniversity. Every year since 2005 Steeluniversity, the educational web portal focused on steel and sponsored by worldsteel, the association that represents most steelmakers from around

Chile: Study reveals contrast between metal-mechanic industry stagnation and national economic growth

Alacero-Santiago, Chile. September 04th, 2013. Last August 27th, Alacero participated of the Annual Industrial Forum in Santiago, Chile. The event, organized by Asimet (Association of Metallurgic and Metal-mechanic industries of Chile), focused on the presentation of the study “Proposals for the Development of the Metallurgic and Metal-mechanic industries in Chile” prepared by the consultancy firm Econsult RS. After

Alacero promotes world-class training in steel processes for young Latin-American engineers

Santiago, Chile, June 13, 2013. is a free, award-winning educative on-line web portal, developed by the World Steel Association, the global organization that represents the Steel industry. Alacero –Latin American Steel Association- and one of its members, the seamless pipes producer Tenaris, take part of this initiative and have translated the different training modules into Spanish, making