IN FIGURES: China's finished steel output rises 23% in Q1
Published: Monday, 19 April 2021
China’s crude steel, hot metal and finished steel production all rose sharply year on year in March and the first quarter of 2021, according to data released by National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Friday April 16.
By Jessica Zong
Crude steel: 94.02 million tonnes, up by 19.1% from March
Hot metal: 74.75 million tonnes, up by 8.9% year on year
Finished steel: 119.87 million tonnes, up by 20.9% year