21.02.2013 - World crude steel production rises 0.8pct Y-o-Y in Jan
World crude steel production has gained 0.8% Year-On-Year (Y-o-Y) at 125 mn tons, according to World Steel Association (worldsteel). The data is based on reports from 62 countries reporting to worldsteel. China’s crude steel production for January 2013 was 59.3 Mt, up by 4.6% compared to January 2012. Elsewhere in Asia, Japan produced 8.9 Mt of crude steel in January 2013, an increase of 2.7% compared to the same month last year. South Korea’s crude steel production was 5.8 Mt in January 2013, -0.4% lower than January 2012..........................................Full Article: Source
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