Sep 21,2019 Steel Knowledge.
According to statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of China, China produced around 665 million tons of crude steel in the first eight months, rising by 9.1% from the same period a year ago. In August, the total output of crude steel was about 87.3 million tons, which was up by 2.4% month on month.
Besides, China produced around 71.2 million tons of pig iron in August, increasing by 7.1% year on year. From January to August, China totally outputted about 545 million tons of pig iron, which was up by 6.9% year on year.