Global stainless steel production in the 3rd Quarter 2013 remains strong Highest 3rd quarter of all time but different regional development

Preliminary figures released by the International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) show that global stainless crude steel production increased by +5.5% for the first 9 months of 2013 y–o–y. Production for the first nine months of 2013 totaled 28 million metric tons (mmt), up 1.4 mmt in comparison to the same period of 2012. Production for the 3rd quarter 2013 was at 9.3 mmt, a new all–time 3rd quarter high. However significant differences in regional development prevail.

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Published 18/02/2014 14:19:09 Last Modified 18/02/2014 14:20:13

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