German crude steel production up 43% in May - WV Stahl

Crude steel production in Germany in May 2021 increased by 42.7% year on year, reaching 3.66 million tonnes, German steel federation WV Stahl said on Tuesday June 22.

The federation noted that May 2020 was "strongly characterized by the consequences of the corona pandemic." 

From January to May 2021, German crude steel production increased by 14.8% versus the same period in 2020, rising...


Elina Virchenko

June 23, 2021

10:42 GMT