Stainless steel production decreases by 7.8% to 36.7 million tons in the first nine months of 2020
Brussels 17 December 2020 – The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the first nine months of 2020 showing that stainless steel melt shop production decreased by 7.8% year–on–year to 36.7 million metric tons.
Stainless steel melt shop steel production [000 metric tons]
|Asia w/o China and S. Korea||1,886||1,080||1,627||5,872||4,593||-21.8%|
Others: Brazil, Russia, S. Africa, S. Korea, Indonesia
r: revised, e: estimate
Source: International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF)