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World’s production of crude steel rose 7.0% in October, Saudi Arabia is the largest of the Arab countries

World’s production of crude steel rose 7.0% in October, Saudi Arabia is the largest of the Arab countries

 

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 161.9 million tonnes (Mt) in October 2020, a 7.0% increase compared to October 2019. Due to the ongoing difficulties presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, many of this month’s figures are estimates that may be revised with next month’s production update.

 

 

China produced 92.2 Mt of crude steel in October 2020, an increase of 12.7% compared to October 2019. India produced 9.1 Mt of crude steel in October 2020, up 0.9% on October 2019. Japan produced 7.2 Mt of crude steel in October 2020, down 11.7% on October 2019. 

 

Crude steel production of Arab countries

Saudi Arabia is the largest of the Arab countries

 

Saudi Arabia produced 748,000 tons of crude steel in October 2020, up 40.6% compared to October 2019. Egypt’s  crude steel production in October 670,000 tons, up 21.5% compared to October 2019. UAE  produced 192,000 tons of crude steel down 32.7% compared to October 2019. Qatar  produced 48,000 tons of crude steel down -79.0% compared to October 2019,  Libya  produced 50,000 tons of crude steel down -26.7% compared to October 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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