Global DRI output falls 6% in 2015, Worldsteel says

Global output of direct reduced iron (DRI) decreased by 5.96% year-on-year in 2015, according to data released by the World Steel Assn (Worldsteel) on Monday January 25.


World DRI output fell to 59.37 million tonnes in 2015, compared with 63.14 million tonnes in 2014. The fall came as the world’s largest producer of DRI, India, saw a 10.7% year-on-year fall in its production to 18.18 million tonnes. In the Americas, year-on-year DRI production decreases were reported for: Mexico, down by...

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Viral Shah

January 25, 2016

14:55 GMT

London