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...


Viral Shah

December 20, 2016

13:08 GMT