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How is Steel Made?

Steel is one of the most widely used materials in the world. Transport, communication, agriculture, and health sectors all benefit from the use of steel.

The process of making steel is over two thousand years old. While modern and more efficient processes have replaced most of the traditional processes used to make steel, the basic principle remains the same.

To understand how steel is made, you first need to understand that steel is an alloy that mainly comprises of iron.