PR-IS0818-1 - 2018 AIST Industry Statistics, August

August 2018 Industry Statistics from Iron & Steel Technology

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Mills produced 7.63 million tons of steel in April 2018, up 3.5% from the same month last year. During the same period, the monthly capacity utilization rate rose from 73.6% to 76%. For comparison, April’sglobal crude steel production increased 3.8% over the same month last year.Looking forward, estimated weekly production in May 2018 ranged from 1.75 million tons to 1.79 million tons. Capacity utilization rates ranged from 74.5% to 76.3%.

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