IN FIGURES: China’s August crude steel output drops 13%

China’s crude steel, hot metal, and finished steel production in August all fell by more than 10% year on year, according to data released by the country’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Wednesday September 15.

August output

Crude steel: 83.24 million tonnes, down by 13.2% from August 2020 and down by 4.1% from July 2021 Hot metal: 71.53 million tonnes, down by 11.1% year on year and down by 1.8% month on month ...


Jessica Zong

September 15, 2021

07:22 GMT