Although ISSF acts completely independently from the World Steel Association AISBL having its own budgets, board, etc., ISSF is not a separate legal entity. The World Steel Association provides administrative support to ISSF.
Based in Brussels, Belgium, worldsteel has grown to become one of the largest industry associations, with over 180 members in more than 50 countries. The Chairman of ISSF is a member of the worldsteel Board. For more information about worldsteel please consult their website, worldsteel.org.