|Employees' organisations||Employers' organisations|
|industriAll||European Steel Association (Eurofer)|
Social dialogue in this sector covers:
In the EU, the steel sector employs some 363,000 people (0.2 % of the EU workforce) – only one third of the number employed in 1970 (1 million employees).
Steel is the world's most commonly used material, with an annual consumption of over one million tonnes. The EU accounts for 18% of world production.
The Committee is currently focusing on:
Check the library entries for this sectoral social dialogue committee.
See also "European sectoral social dialogue – recent developments" (2010 brochure).