Total steel delivered means the amount of steel for packaging that was delivered to the EU27 market.
Tinplate & Electrolytic Chromium Coated Steel are the two types of packaging steel used.
The 2009 crisis is clearly visible here. Deliveries have remained consistent, even slightly increasing, since the 2009 market dip that affected all packaging materials.
Steel packaging producers continue efforts to lightweight material so that in fact more pieces of packaging are actually on the market for the same tonnage delivered.