Because we’ve spent time inside the global steel industry, we know first-hand the challenge of setting a strategy without reliable, independent input. With our respected third-party forecasts you can build profit & loss forecasts with confidence, and reference your plans against sound data and analysis.
Because we have consistently invested in our primary research capability, robust methodologies and clear modelling capabilities, you can rely on us as a business partner that understands what it takes to creating plans that work.
Building a relationship with us helps you to bring clarity and integrity to your work, and the chance to work with hands-on experts in local markets and specialist commodities. Your trusted guide – we offer all the bespoke research, insight, advice, understanding and interpretation of economic, policy and technical and competitive landscapes you need to succeed.
Who we help
- Strategy leadership
- Investor relations
- Planning directors
- Strategy analyst
How we help
- A coherent view across the entire steel supply chain
- Direct contact with analysts who understand the challenges you face
- The targeted, tailored data and insights you need to bring plans to life
- Proven models and methods you can rely on
- An external perspective for testing your ideas
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What others have to say about us
I rely on CRU’s steel price and demand forecasts as well CRU’s steel cost model to better understand where the market is headed and to better understand potential risks and opportunities within our supply base.
Global Purchasing Operations
Multi-National White Goods Manufacturer
We most heavily rely on CRU during key strategic times of the year, typically during the budgeting process and prior to negotiations with our steel sheet supply base.
Global Commodity Strategy Manager
Access and timing of information is key to successfully implementing strategic initiatives. CRU provides that information.
The information is timely, accurate and most of all trustworthy.
Industrial process plant manufacturer
CRU is the most recognized data source by the automotive industry.
Supplier to the North American automotive industry