2012 - 2018

Stainless and heat resisting steel melt shop production (ingot/slab equivalent) in 1,000 metric tonnes.

Country/region 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Belgium 1,241 1,298 1,388        
Belgium/Austria       1,607 1,672 1,698 1,754
Finland 1,078 1,080 1,216        
Finland/Sweden/UK       2,215 2,327 2,322 2,285
France 285 300 323 291 287 296 310
Germany 1,313 1,091 864 459 414 436 433
Italy 1,696 1,556 1,457 1,452 1,421 1,469 1,484
Spain 844 855 945 979 1,002 1,003 969
Sweden 510 501 541        
United Kingdom 294 257 295        
Other EU 195 211 223 165 157 156 151
European Union 7,455 7,147 7,252 7,169 7,280 7,377 7,385
USA 1,977 2,030 2,389 2,346 2,481 2,754 2,808
Brazil 391 425 424 401 450 400 in others
Americas 2,368 2,454 2,813 2,747 2,931 3,154 2,808
Japan 3,166 3,175 3,328 3,061 3,093 3,168 3,283
South Korea 2,167 2,143 2,038 2,231 2,276 2,383 in others
Taiwan, China 1,107 1,067 1,108 1,109 1,263 1,376 1,172
China 16,087 18,984 21,692 21,562 24,938 25,774 26,706
Indonesia           680 in others
India 2,834 2,891 2,858 3,060 3,324 3,486 3,740
Asia 25,361 28,260 31,025 31,024 34,894 36,867 34,901
South Africa 503 492 472 514 582 591 in others
Russia 112 152 123 95 90 92 in others
Ukraine 188 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Others             5,635
World 35,917 38,506 41,686 41,548 45,778 48,081 50,729

Others: Brazil, Russia, S. Africa, S.Korea, Indonesia

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