Global DRI production up 8% in February, Worldsteel says

Worldwide output of direct-reduced iron (DRI) increased by 7.70% year-on-year in February 2018, driven by higher production in Iran, according to the World Steel Assn (Worldsteel).

DRI output was 6.09 million tonnes in February 2018, compared with 5.66 million tonnes in February 2017, Worldsteel said on Monday March 26.

But DRI production fell by 5.87% month on month,...


Viral Shah

March 26, 2018

17:40 GMT