China’s crude steel output rises 1% in Q1

By IM Staff
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

January-March output 

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% year...

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