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[Graphic News] Posco named world’s most competitive steelmaker for 12th year

By Nam Kyung-don

Published : Nov. 24, 2021 - 10:01

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South Korea’s top steelmaker Posco said it was named the world’s most competitive steelmaker in a global industry report for the 12th consecutive year.

In an annual assessment of 35 steelmakers worldwide, global steel information service provider World Steel Dynamics gave Posco the top mark of 8.54 points out of 10, according to the South Korean company.

The WSD report, which ranks the steelmakers based on 23 categories, gave top scores for Posco in eight segments, including technological innovation and human resources, the company said.

US-based Nucor Corp. came next, followed by Russia’s Severstal and NLMK Group. (Yonhap)