TOP STEELMAKERS 2018: Asia’s steelmakers take all but the premier slot in the top 10

Metal Bulletin’s Top Steelmakers 2018 list shows ArcelorMittal retaining the crown as the world’s largest steel producer, but the mills of China, Japan, South Korea and India occupy positions 2-10.

Nucor in the United States, with an output of over 21 million tonnes in 2017, is the highest-ranking steelmaker from outside the region, in 12th spot. Since China has about half of the world’s global steelmaking capacity, it is not surprising that over 50 of...


Richard Barrett

June 07, 2018

09:15 GMT