Meltshop production statistics 2014

STAINLESS AND HEAT RESISTING STEEL

MELT SHOP PRODUCTION (INGOT/SLAB EQUIVALENT)

Year 2014 in '000 metric tons

RegionQrt 1 rQrt 2 rQrt 3 rQrt 4 pYear p
Western Europe/Africa 2,164 2,116r 1,682 1,608 7,570
Central + Eastern Europe, 71 72 70 64 277
The Americas 670 717 711 716 2,813
Asia w/o China 2,371r 2,387r 2,374r 2,202 9,333
China 5,084 5,603 5,336 5,670 21,692
World 10,359r 10,894r 10,173r 10,259 41,686

Provided by: ISSF, Brussels

r= revised figures; p= preliminary figures

Deviations in sums due to rounding and year-end corrections