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World production of crude steel increased by 15.2% in March 2021..Egypt achieves a new record

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World production of crude steel increased by 15.2% in March 2021..Egypt achieves a new record

 

 

 

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 169.2 million tonnes (Mt) in March 2021, a 15.2% increase compared to March 2020.

 

 

Global crude steel production was 486.9 Mt in the first three months of 2021, up by 10.0% compared to the same period in 2020.

 

 

China produced 94.0 Mt in March 2021, up 19.1% on March 2020. India produced 10.0 Mt, up 23.9%. Japan produced 8.3 Mt, up 4.6%. 

Top 10 crude steel producing countries in the world

 

 

Countries March 2021 (Mt) % change March -March  21/20 Jan-March 2021(Mt) % change 21/20
China 94.0 19.1 271.0 15.6
India 10.0 23.9 29.6 10.4
Japan 8.3 4.6 23.7 -1.7
United States 7.1 1.0 20.4 -6.3
Russia 6.6 e 9.4 18.9 4.4
South Korea 6.1 4.7 17.6 3.8
Turkey 3.4 9.2 9.8 9.5
Germany 3.1 -10.4 6.4 -2.6
Brazil 2.8 4.1 8.7 6.2
Iran 2.6 e 10.7 7.5 10.7

 

Arab countries’ production of crude steel

 

For the first time, crude steel production in Egypt exceeds one million tons, an increase of 48%, and a new record at the monthly level

Countries March 2021 (Mt) March 2020 (Mt) % change 21/20
Egypt 1010 682 48.0%
Saudi Arabia 754 675 11.7%
United Arab Emirates 254 264 -3.7%
Qatar 90 163 -44.7%
Libya 72 23 213%

 

 

 

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