Global crude steel output rose 15.2% year-on-year in March to 169 million tonnes; China up 19%, India 24%

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World Steel Association (worldsteel), which represents 64 producing countries, said on Thursday that global crude steel production was 169.2 million tonnes (Mt) in March 2021, a 15.2% increase compared to the same month last year. China produced 94.0 Mt in March 2021, up 19.1% on March 2020, while India’s output rose 23.9% to 10.0 Mt, […]

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India’s crude steel output rises by 0.9% to 9 million tonnes in October 2020: Worldsteel

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India’s crude steel output increased marginally by 0.9 per cent to 9.058 million tonnes in October 2020, according to World Steel Association (worldsteel). The country had produced 8.981 million tonnes crude steel during the same month last year, the global industry body said in its latest report. “Crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting […]

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World crude steel output up 2.9% year-on-year in September; China up 11 %, India down 3% – worldsteel

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World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 156.4 million tonnes (Mt) in September 2020, a 2.9% increase compared to the same month last year, latest data showed. China produced 92.6 Mt of crude steel in September 2020, an increase of 10.9% against the same month last […]

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India’s crude steel output declines 4% to 8.99 million tonnes in January 2019

India’s crude steel production fell by 3.84 per cent to 8.995 million tonnes in January 2019, according to the Joint Plant Committee (JPC). The fall is reported after World Steel Association (worldsteel) recently announced that India has replaced Japan as the world’s second-largest steel producing country. On January 25, 2019,  worldsteel in its report noted […]

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Global steel demand to rise 1.4% to 1,681 Mt in 2019, China demand growth seen slowing – worldsteel

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Global steel demand will reach 1,657.9 Mt in 2018, an increase of 3.9 percent over last year, and further rise by 1.4 percent to 1,68 Mt in 2019, worldsteel forecast in its latest short range outlook. “In 2018, global steel demand continued to show resilience supported by the recovery in investment activities in developed economies […]

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Global crude steel output up 2.6% year-on-year in August; China output increase slows – worldsteel

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Global crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 151.7 million tonnes (Mt) in August 2018, a 2.6% increase compared to August 2017. China’s crude steel production for August 2018 was 80.3 Mt, an increase of 2.7% compared to August 2017, worldsteel said in a statement. It was […]

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