Global crude steel production up 3% in August

Global crude steel production totaled 156.04 million tonnes in August, up 3.4% from a year earlier, according to data released by the World Steel Association (Worldsteel) on Thursday September 26.

Chinese steelmakers contributed 87.25 million tonnes to that amount, which itself marked a 9.3% increase from the 79.83 million tonnes they produced in August 2018. India’s output rose 1.5% to...

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Lee Ken Kiat

September 27, 2019

07:37 GMT

Singapore