Meltshop production statistics 2017

STAINLESS AND HEAT RESISTING STEEL

MELT SHOP PRODUCTION (INGOT/SLAB EQUIVALENT)

Year 2017 in '000 metric tons

RegionQrt 1Qrt 2Qrt 3Qrt 4Year
Europe 1,980 1,902 1,662 5,544
USA 721 699 680 2,100
China 6,225 6,127r 7,256 19,669
Asia w/o China and S. Korea 1,992 1,958 1,978 5,928
Others 794 857 1,140 2,842
Total 11,763 11,542 12,717 36,084

Others: Brazil, Russia, S. Africa, S. Korea

Provided by: ISSF, Brussels

Deviations in sums due to rounding and year-end corrections