April 29, 2019 / 11:33 AM / 24 days ago

Global steel output rose 4.9 percent year-on-year in March

FILE PHOTO: Labourers work at a steel manufacturing plant in Hefei, Anhui province November 23, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

LONDON, (Reuters) - Global crude steel production rose 4.9 percent to 155 million tonnes in March from the same month a year ago, figures from the World Steel Association showed on Monday.

Crude steel output from China, the world’s top producer and consumer of the alloy, rose to 80.3 million tonnes, up 10.0 percent from March 2018.

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