LIVONIA, MI – As fuel-efficiency rules tighten around the globe, most analysts are forecasting steel to begin losing market share to lighter alternative materials such as aluminum and carbon-fiber composites. ArcelorMittal SA, the world’s largest producer of automotive steel, shows off a series of advanced steel grades and processes here that it hopes will stop the incursion in its tracks. “The goal is not to lose one pound to alternative materials,” says Greg Ludkovsky, vice ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"ArcelorMittal Developing Steel Structures Light as Aluminum" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please click the Contact Us button below.

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.