The World Steel Association (Worldsteel), Brussels, has announced the release of its “Steel Statistical Yearbook 2017.”
The publication, which is available as a free PDF from www.worldsteel.org/publications/bookshop/product-details.~Steel-Statistical-Yearbook-2017~PRODUCT~SSY2017~.html, presents a cross-section of steel industry statistics. It contains comprehensive statistics from 2007 to 2016 on crude steel production by process, steel production byproduct, steel trade byproduct, apparent steel use and production of pig iron and direct reduced iron.
The publication also includes data on production and trade of iron ore and trade of scrap as well as data on indirect exports and imports of steel and true steel use.
The statistics were collected from members of Worldsteel and various international organizations.