IN FIGURES: China’s July steel output drops sharply

China’s crude steel, hot metal, and finished steel production in July all decreased sharply month on month and year on year, according to data released by the country’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Monday August 16.

July output
Crude steel: 86.79 million tonnes, down by 8.4% from July 2020 and down by 7.6% month on month

Hot metal: 72.85 million tonnes, down by 8.9% year on year and down by 3.9% month on month...


Jessica Zong

August 16, 2021

10:48 GMT