China’s Crude Steel production gains 9.1 percent in October
LONDON (Scrap Register): Global crude steel production was 156.6 million tons (Mt) during the month of October this year, an increase of 5.8 percent compared to October 2017, the World Steel Association (worldsteel).
China’s crude steel production for October 2018 was 82.6 Mt, an increase of 9.1% compared to October 2017.
India produced 8.8 Mt, an increase of 0.4% on October 2017. Japan produced 8.6 Mt of crude steel in October 2018, a decrease of 4.5% compared to October 2017.
South Korea’s produced 6.2 Mt of crudes steel, up 3.5% on October 2017.