World steel output for 2012 flat but China inches up
Published: Tuesday, 23 October 2012
Asia and US show signs of recovery while Europe and Japan remain down
World crude steel output for the 62 countries
reporting to the World Steel Association (WSA) was 124m tonnes
in September 2012, recording no change year-on-year (y-o-y),
the WSA has reported.
Total production stood at 1,149m tonnes for the first nine
months of 2012, an increase of 0.6% compared to the...