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World Steel Production Decreased To 1.691 Billion Tons Jan-Nov 2022 Compared To The Same Period In 2021
6 Jan 2023

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 139.1 million tonnes (Mt) in November 2022, a 2.6% decrease compared to November 2021. Africa produced 1.3 Mt in November 2022 compared to 11.4% on November 2021. Asia and Oceania produced 101.4 Mt, an increase of 2.7%. The EU […]

WTO Ruled Against Section 232 USA Tariffs
13 Dec 2022

On 09 December 2022, the World Trade Organization dispute-settlement panels found the USA violated international trade rules with its tariffs on imported steel and aluminium. The ruling covers the Section 232 import duties imposed in 2018 on national-security grounds, citing the need to protect domestic manufacturers from global overproduction of the metals.   The ruling follows complaints […]

The EU Commission review protective measures on certain steel products
12 Dec 2022

The EU Commission has initiated a review of the safeguard duties and quota applicable to imports of certain steel products. The current review seeks to determine if the safeguard measurers currently applicable on certain steel products should be terminated by 30 June 2023. The safeguard measurers were envisaged to end on 30 June 2024. It is […]

Steel Matters- Nov/Dec2022
9 Dec 2022

Global crude steel production for October flat year-on-year
22 Nov 2022

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association(worldsteel) was 147.3 million tonnes (Mt) in October 2022, unchanged compared toOctober 2021. Source: Worldsteel Association Africa produced 1.4 Mt in October 2022, up 2.3% on October 2021. Asia and Oceania produced107.3 Mt, up 5.8%. The EU (27) produced 11.3 Mt, down […]

SteelMatters – October 2022
28 Oct 2022

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