Stainless steel production increases by 24.7% to 14.5 million tons in the first 3 months of 2021
Brussels 08 June 2021 – The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the first three months of 2021 showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 24.7% year–on–year to 14.5 million metric tons.
Stainless steel melt shop steel production [000 metric tons]
|Region||Quarter||+/- %||+/- %|
|Asia w/o China and S. Korea||1,886||1,837||1,880||2.4%||-0.3%|
Others: Brazil, Russia, S. Africa, S. Korea, Indonesia
Source: International Stainless Steel Forum