Our Mission

Our Supplier Diversity mission is to support U. S. Steel's vision to be an industry leader in delivering high-quality, value-added products and innovative solutions that address our customers' most challenging needs now and in the future. Supplier Diversity is a key competitive advantage that aligns with our core values and strategic objectives. Our Supplier Diversity Program also exists because we know our inclusive supply chain has a positive impact for U. S. Steel, our customers, and the communities where we operate.

Our Commitment

President & Chief Executive Officer

David B. Burritt
President & Chief Executive Officer

Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer

John M. Foody, Jr.
Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer


U. S. Steel's purchases with diverse suppliers have a ripple effect on the supply chain.

To view our 2022 Supplier Diversity Economic Impact report, click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

U. S. Steel attends a variety of events hosted by the certifying entities, local organizations to our facilities, and our customers throughout the year.

U. S. Steel Employees Attend Supplier Diversity Event

U. S. Steel defines supplier diversity as businesses that are:

  • minority-owned;
  • women-owned;
  • LGBTQ-owned;
  • veteran-owned;
  • disability-owned;
  • service-disabled veteran-owned; and/or
  • meet the Small Business Administration definition of a small business.
If your business qualifies as a diverse supplier, please complete the form below and send your corresponding certification and capabilities statement to

NMSDC– National Minority Supplier Development Council (and affiliated regional organizations)

CAMSC – Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council

WBENC / WeConnect – Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

NVBDC – National Veteran Business Development Council

NGLCC – National LGBT Chamber of Commerce

Disability:IN – Disability Owned Businesses

USBLN – US Business Leadership Network

SBA – Small Business Administration

U. S. Steel is primarily interested in suppliers of the following commodities:

  • Energy
  • Natural Gas
  • Scrap Metal
  • Steel Processing
  • Transportation
  • Fuels & Chemicals
  • Ferro Alloys
  • Construction Services
  • Calibration Services
  • Motors
  • Pipes, Valves, & Fittings
  • Hydraulic equipment
  • Maintenance, Repair, & Operations (MRO) commodities

To begin the process, submit the information about your company using the Supplier Request Form below.  Review the General Terms & Conditions, Code of Ethical Business Conduct, and Supplier Code of Conduct.

U. S. Steel has begun tracking Tier 2 spending for our suppliers in 2023. If you are a current supplier for U. S. Steel, and would like to participate in this program, please reach out to To submit your spend information, click here.

Supplier Request Form