China’s crude steel output rises 1% in Q1
Published: Monday, 20 April 2020
China’s crude steel output edged up in the first quarter while finished steel production fell slightly, according to data released by National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Friday April 17.
By Jessica Zong
Crude steel: 234.45 million tonnes, up by 1.2% from a year
earlierHot metal: 199.74 million tonnes, up by 2.4% year on
year Finished steel: 267.42 million tonnes, down by 1.6%