China’s Handan city imposes 30% cut on crude steel output for Q1 2022

Handan city, a major steelmaking hub in northern China’s Hebei province, is to reduce steelmaking production by at least 30% year on year in the first quarter of 2022, according to an official notice issued through local industry information providers.

Handan city is the second largest steelmaking city in China, with annual crude steel output at about 44.72 million tonnes, following Tangshan’s 144.07 million tonnes in 2020. The move is to...


Alice Li

December 23, 2021

09:22 GMT