In January-October 2017, global steel production increased compared to the same period last year by 5.6%, to 1.41 billion tons this was reported UAprom according to Worldsteel.
In October, steel production in the world increased compared to the same period last year by 5.9%, to 145,254 million tonnes, while in September and by 2.7%.
October download methodnode has reached 73%. This is 3% higher compared to October 2016, compared to September 2017, the figure is 0.6% lower.
In October, Ukraine has retained 13th place in the ranking of world steel producers. At the same time in the top 10 included Italy, displacing Iran.
Earlier it was reported that in September Ukraine dropped from 11 th to 13-th place in the ranking of steel producers.