Latin America's crude steel output up 7% in November

Crude steel output in Latin America increased by 7% year on year in November, to 5.50 million tonnes, according to preliminary figures from regional steel association Alacero.

In the same comparison, finished steel production also rose by 7%, to 4.60 million tonnes, Alacero said on Wednesday December 20.
In January-November 2017, Latin American countries produced 58.80 million tonnes of crude steel, up by 7% on an annual basis.
Finished steel output grew by 3% over the same period, to 48.60 million tonnes.

Meanwhile, Latin American apparent...

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Ana Paula Camargo

December 20, 2017

19:46 GMT

São Paulo