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November 2023 crude steel production

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World crude steel production for the 71 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 145.5 million tonnes (Mt) in November 2023, a 3.3% increase compared to November 2022.

Crude steel production by region

Africa produced 1.8 Mt in November 2023, up 3.1% on November 2022. Asia and Oceania produced 104.8 Mt, up 2.2%. The EU (27) produced 10.6 Mt, up 3.2%. Europe, Other produced 3.7 Mt, up 22.2%. The Middle East produced 4.8 Mt, up 4.0%. North America produced 8.9 Mt, up 3.1%. Russia & other CIS + Ukraine produced 7.4 Mt, up 14.8%. South America produced 3.5 Mt, down 0.6%.

 

Table 1. Crude steel production by region

Nov 2023 (Mt)
% change Nov 23/22
Jan-Nov
2023 (Mt)
% change Jan-Nov 23/22

Africa
1.8
3.1
20.1
4.5

Asia and Oceania
104.8
2.2
1,271.4
1.8

EU (27)
10.6
3.2
117.6
-7.8

Europe, Other
3.7
22.2
37.9
-6.3

Middle East
4.8
4.0
48.2
0.3

North America
8.9
3.1
100.2
-2.5

Russia & other CIS + Ukraine
7.4
14.8
81.4
4.4

South America
3.5
-0.6
38.3
-6.0

Total 71 countries
145.5
3.3
1,715.1
0.5

 

The 71 countries included in this table accounted for approximately 98% of total world crude steel production in 2022.

Regions and countries covered by the table:

Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, South Africa, Tunisia
Asia and Oceania: Australia, China, India, Japan, Mongolia, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Korea, Taiwan (China), Thailand, Viet Nam
European Union (27): Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden
Europe, Other: Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, Türkiye, United Kingdom
Middle East: Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
North America: Canada, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, United States
Russia & other CIS + Ukraine: Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine
South America: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

 

Top 10 steel-producing countries

China produced 76.1 Mt in November 2023, up 0.4% on November 2022. India produced 11.7 Mt, up 11.4%. Japan produced 7.1 Mt, down 0.9%. The United States produced 6.6 Mt, up 6.1%. Russia is estimated to have produced 6.4 Mt, up 12.5%. South Korea produced 5.4 Mt, up 11.9%. Germany produced 2.7 Mt, down 2.4%. Türkiye produced 3.0 Mt, up 25.4%. Brazil produced 2.7 Mt, up 3.8%. Iran is estimated to have produced 3.0 Mt, up 7.6%.

 

Table 2. Top 10 steel-producing countries

Nov 2023 (Mt)

% change Nov 23/22
Jan-Nov 2023 (Mt)
% change Jan-Nov 23/22

China
76.1

0.4
952.1
1.5

India
11.7

11.4
128.2
12.1

Japan
7.1

-0.9
80.0
-2.8

United States
6.6

6.1
73.9
-0.5

Russia
6.4
e
12.5
70.2
6.4

South Korea
5.4

11.9
61.3
1.1

Germany
2.7

-2.4
32.8
-4.0

Türkiye
3.0

25.4
30.5
-6.1

Brazil
2.7

3.8
29.3
-7.1

Iran
3.0
e
7.6
28.1
0.6

e – estimated. Ranking of top 10 producing countries is based on year-to-date aggregate

 

Notes to Editors:

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) is one of the largest and most dynamic industry associations in the world, with members in every major steel-producing country. worldsteel represents steel producers, national and regional steel industry associations, and steel research institutes. Members represent around 85% of global steel production.
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