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Sep 25, 2012 | 04:54 PM

Stainless steel production for 2012: ISSF

Tags  stainless steel, International Stainless Steel Forum, ISSF, stainless steel production,

Brussels, 25 September 2012 - Preliminary figures released by the International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) show that stainless steel crude steel production has been stable in the first half of 2012 with a slight decrease of just 0.2% compared to the same period of 2011. Total production for the first six months of 2012 was 17.2 million metric tons (mmt). Please note that ISSF has made some amendments for the Chinese figure for 2011 in order to provide....