Global steel production rises 15% in 2010 to record level
Published: Monday, 24 January 2011
China dominates but with lower market share as developed countries show recovery
World steel production rose 15% to a record annual level in
2010 as developed economies boosted output following the global
According to the World Steel Association (WSA), crude steel
production reached 1.414bn tonnes last year, up from 1.229bn
tonnes in 2009.
All major steel-producing regions showed double-digit...