Global Stainless Steel Melt Shop Production In 2017 Surges By 5.8%

- Mar 17, 2018-

The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has released figures for the full year 2017 showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 5.8% year–on–year to 48.1 million metric tons.

Stainless steel melt shop steel production [000 metric tons]

Region1/20172/20173/20174/20172017YoY
Europe1.981.9021.6651.837.3771.30%
USA7216996806542.75411 o%
China6.125r5.920r7.076r6.65225.7744.7%
Asia w/o China and S Korea1.9921.9581.9752.1058.034.50%
Others8458571.141.304414622%
Total11.66411.33512.53612.54548.0815.80%


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

Source : INTERNATIONAL STAINLESS STEEL FORUM (ISSF)


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