Global crude stainless steel output up 7% in first nine months of 2016, ISSF says
Crude stainless steel production rose worldwide by 6.97% year-on-year in the first nine months of 2016, the International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) said on Tuesday December 20.
Global stainless steel meltshop production totalled 33.59 million tonnes in January-September 2016, up from 31.40 million tonnes in the corresponding period in 2015
, the ISSF said.
The rise was mainly due to an increase in output in China – the world’s...