Global crude steel production rises amid increased Chinese output in June

Global crude steel production was at 158.98 million tonnes in June, up 4.6% from 152 million tonnes a year ago, according to data released by the World Steel Association (Worldsteel).

Output from Chinese steelmakers was 87.53 million tonnes, a 10% increase from 79.59 million tonnes in June 2018. India’s output rose 4% to 9.34 million, while Japanese...


Lee Ken Kiat

July 29, 2019

06:30 GMT