Japan’s Stainless Steel Hot-Rolled Steel Production Rose In The First Half Of 2017

Japanese stainless steel hot rolled steel production rose

According to the Japan Stainless Steel Association reported that the first half of this year, Japan’s stainless steel hot-rolled steel production of about 1.39 million tons, up about 2.2% over the same period last year.

Among them, stainless steel structural steel production of about 115,153 tons, an increase of about 9.7%; stainless steel wire production total of about 124,786 tons, up about 12.5% over the same period last year; stainless steel pipe production 123106 tons, an increase of about 3.3%; stainless steel production 1.03 million tons, an increase of about 0.2%.

June 2017, Japan’s stainless steel hot-rolled steel production of about 208,565 tons, down 9.6% over the previous year, down 8.2% over the previous month.

By Wellgreen solutions