Italy crude steel output jumps by 70% in March

Crude steel production in Italy increased substantially year-on-year in March 2021, with higher output in both the long and flat steel sectors contributing to the rise, Italian steel association Federacciai said on Friday April 16.

Italian crude steel production came to 2.31 million tonnes in March, up by 68.80% year-on-year from 1.37 million tonnes.
The country’s long steel output increased by 96.60% year-on-year to 1.25 million tonnes in March, Federacciai said.

Such a significant rise, however, could be partially explained by the massive reduction in output...


Maria Tanatar

April 19, 2021

12:10 GMT