Uptick registered in June worldsteel production figures
Published: Monday, 22 July 2013
China leads way in increase; US and Russia see marginal shifts.
World production of crude steel saw a solid uptick of 1.9%
year-on-year (y-o-y) during June to 132m tonnes, but this is
down from Mays figures, which were at 139m tonnes,
according to the World Steel Association (worldsteel).
Global crude steel production is the largest end-market