On October 15, 2019, at the World Steel Association 2019 Annual Conference held in Monterrey, Mexico, Yu Yong, Party Secretary and Chairman of the Hegang Group, became the new chairman of the World Steel Association.
When Yu Yong was employed, he said: Steel is the most widely used metal material with the highest recycling rate. It is the foundation and guarantee of industrialization. It has made an indelible contribution to the progress of human civilization. In the digital age, steel has brought together the most advanced technological forces and the most innovative elements in the world today. “Green, materials, wisdom, globalization” will be the theme of the development of the steel industry.
As the new chairman, he will continue to work hard to promote the sustainable development of the world steel industry, promote exchanges and cooperation in the industry, strengthen industry development and innovation, and work together to provide the society with more environmentally friendly and intelligent steel materials, so that the world continues Innovative steel is better.