China’s stainless crude steel output rises by 10% in 2019

China produced 29.4 million tonnes of crude stainless steel in 2019, a 10.1% year-on-year increase, according to data released by the China Stainless Steel Council earlier this week.

China’s apparent stainless steel consumption in 2019 amounted to 24.05 million tonnes, up by 9.2% - or about 2.03 million tonnes - from 2018.

CSSC’s breakdown of 2019’s output according to grade as well as the country’s import and export volumes are as follows, along with their year-on-year changes:...

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Lee Ken Kiat

March 06, 2020

05:22 GMT

Singapore