Stainless steel melt shop production reaches 52.2 million metric tons in 2019

Published 25 March 2020

Brussels 25 March 2020 – The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the full year 2019 showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 2.9% year–on–year to 52.2 million metric tons.

 

 

Stainless steel melt shop steel production [000 metric tons] for 2019

 Region

Quarter

Total

+/- %

1/2019

2/2019

3/2019

4/2019

2019

y-o-y

Europe

1,899

1,842

1,492

1,572

6,805

-7.9%

USA

704

647

669

574

2,593

-7.6%

China

6,684

7,670

8,135

6,910

29,400

10.1%

Asia w/o China and S. Korea

1,961

1,938

1,973

2,023

7,894

-3.7%

Others

1,464

1,306

1,416

1,339

5,525

-2.0%

Total

12,711

13,404

13,684

12,418

52,218

2.9%

 

Stainless steel melt shop steel production [000 metric tons] for 2018

 Region

Quarter

Total

1/2018

2/2018

3/2018

4/2018

2018

Europe

2,014

1,921

1,702

1,748

7,385

USA

718

725

741

624

2,808

China

6,533

6,695

6,901

6,578

26,707

Asia w/o China and S. Korea

2,079

2,090

2,043

1,983

8,195

Others

1,439

1,429

1,456

1,311

5,635

Total

12,783

12,860

12,843

12,244

50,730

Others: Brazil, Russia, S. Africa, S. Korea, Indonesia
r: revised
Source: International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF)

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