Spain's crude steel production down by 52% in April - Unesid
Published: Wednesday, 03 June 2020
Spain’s steel production declined in April due to Covid-19-related restrictions, with output sinking below the figures reached over the “worst months of the financial crisis in 2008,” Unesid, the country’s steel association, said.
By Julia Bolotova
Last week, the Spanish government extended its Covid-19
lockdown for the fifth time until June 7, discarding the
original end date of May 24.
The steel sector was allowed to maintain an essential
minimum activity, taking the activity of weekends or holidays
as a reference point. Spanish steel...