In April world production of steel folded 142,1 million tons. Compared to last year, metal fabrication grew by 5%. It reported the world Association of manufacturers of steel metal. So the growth of the steel metal folded 6.1% in European Union countries. The number of steel production in the European Union amounted to 14.296 million tons. Slightly below the increase in production of steel metal four months of 2017 is 4.5%. Made of steel metal for the period of time 56,84 million tons.
Production began in April in Ukraine fell by 28.6% in April. Since the beginning of the year fell by 13.8%. In the end, in April 1572, produced a million tons, and 7,168 million tonnes in the year to April.
In April Russia produced 6,212 million tons of steel, growth was 4.3%. And for 4 months from the beginning 23,989 million tons, the growth was 3.4%.
In April in Turkey was produced 3,026 million tons of steel, increased by 6.5%. And in January — April of the current year — 11,806 million tons, the growth was 12%.
For April produced 6,717 million tons, an increase of 1.8%. And for 4 months from the beginning of the year 27,009 million tons, increased output by 2.9%.
China has produced 72,777 million tons of steel, growth amounted to 4.9%. Since the beginning of the year, China produced 273.87 million tons, the growth was 4.6%.
In India’s April steel production increased by 5%, was produced 8,065 million tons. From January to April 2017, the growth was 7.1 percent, it produced 33,159 million tons of steel.
Japan in April increased the steel production by 3%, was produced by 8,752 million tons. In January — April of the current year the increase in production amounted to 1.9%, produced 34.982 million tons of steel.
In April in Korea decreased steel production by 2.9%, produced 5,481 million tons. In January — April of the current year increased the production by nearly 1%, produced 22.7565 million tons.