Chinese steel output up in May

China’s crude steel and finished steel output both rose year on year in May, helped by higher prices and improved producer margins.

Steelmakers in China produced 81.13 million tonnes of crude steel last month, up 8.9% from a year ago, the country's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Thursday June 14. The country’s finished steel output also...

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Jessica Zong

Miranda Song

June 14, 2018

04:55 GMT

Shanghai