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Steel in Automotive


900kg of steel is used per vehicle on average.

The automotive sector accounts for roughly 12% of the overall global steel consumption.

Advanced high-strength steels (AHSS) are now used for nearly every new vehicle design.

Steel has a lower level of CO2 life cycle emissions than any other form of automotive material.

As the critical material in the automotive industry, steel has a broad range of yield strength with a high modulus of elasticity. Steel is also considered the preferable material in automotive applications due to relatively low costs. In addition, automotive steel is lightweight thus fuel-efficient, making steel an ideal material for the combat against climate change, a significant issue for the automotive sector, which is a substantial contributor to greenhouse gas emissions. Being endlessly recyclable, steel provides a sustainable and cost-effective solution for the continuously growing automotive industry. Furthermore, steel is a versatile and durable material that enables creative designs, flexible remanufacturing, and affordable repairs.

CUMIC provides a wide range of quality steel types such as hot rolled and cold rolled steel, pickled & oiled, GI, AS, and various special steel products for the automotive sector, applicable for automotive application including but not limited to automobile beam steel, steel wheels, anti-corrosion steel, camshaft, gearbox, steering-gear, engine gear, crankshaft, connecting rod, universal joint, suspension spring, torsion bar, stabilizer bar, hub, transmission bearing, and leaf bearing.

Ever since CUMIC was founded on the vision of "Build the Future with Steel+", we have never stopped dedicating ourselves to offer the best products and services for our customers. We are committed to providing a wide range of quality steel products for all your needs in the automotive industry with our industry expertise. With long-term cooperative relations with over 200 steel mills and multiple globally known third-party quality control organizations, CUMIC is your trusted partner.

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