China’s crude steel output slides in October

China’s crude steel and molten iron’s production dipped in October after rising just a month earlier, according to the country's National Bureau of Statistics.

Market participants attributed the decline to restrictions imposed on blast furnace operations in northern China’s steel hub, Tangshan, in early October to improve air quality October output Molten iron: 65.58 million tonnes, down 2.7% year...


Jessica Zong

November 18, 2019

05:15 GMT