Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

World to Produce Billionth Tonne of Steel
Dec 20, 2004
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

The International Iron and Steel Institute (IISI) estimates that production of the one-billionth tonne of steel will occur today. This is the first time the world will produce a billion tonnes of steel in a single year.

World crude steel production for 2004 stood at 945.2 million metric tonnes (mmt) at the end of November. With average production of around 2.8 mmt per day, IISI expects the one-billionth tonne will be produced today.

World crude steel production in 2003 was 968.3 mmt. IISI expects that production in 2005 will again exceed one billion tonnes. The following list shows world crude steel production for the past 10 years:

  • 1994 - 725.1 mmt
  • 1995 - 752.3 mmt
  • 1996 - 750.0 mmt
  • 1997 - 798.9 mmt
  • 1998 - 777.3 mmt
  • 1999 - 789.0 mmt
  • 2000 - 847.6 mmt
  • 2001 - 850.2 mmt
  • 2002 - 90.8 mmt
  • 2003 - 968.3 mmt

    Back to Daily News

  •  

    Daily News

    ...........................................................

    Oct 31, 2014: Whirlpool Completes Acquisition of Majority Stake In Hefei Sanyo

    Oct 30, 2014: Whirlpool Corp. reports strong third-quarter

    Oct 30, 2014: Statistical Portrait of the European Appliance Industry Released by Appliance Magazine

    Oct 30, 2014: New Whirlpool acquisition Indesit reports profit for year so far

    Oct 30, 2014: Consumer Confidence Index rebounds in October

    More Daily News>>

    RSS Feeds
    .........................................................
    Appliance Industry
    Market Research

    ...........................................................

    October 2014: Portrait of the European Appliance Industry
    September 2014: Appliance Industry Focus: HVAC
    June 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: April 2014
    May 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: March 2014




     
    Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
    UBM Canon © 2014  

    Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

    UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows