Welcome to Nerds of Steel. This is a steel industry blog for anyone working in, buying from, selling to, investing in or just plain interested in the industry. It’s produced and maintained by experienced steel industry consultants at First River Consulting and, by invitation, from elsewhere. In addition to posting information about and commentary on the industry, we also highlight news stories from around the world and link you to relevant news publishers so that you can immerse yourself in steel industry information. Follow the output of this blog and other items we republish on Twitter @nerdsofsteel.