Publication announcement: 2014 worldsteel map of China steel mills available now

22 August 2014 Brussels, Belgium

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has published the 2014 edition of its map of Chinese mainland steel plants. It is available for purchase as a large format wall poster or a PDF file on

The map highlights the essence of the Chinese steel industry, showing the geographical and economic landscape of the country’s steel industry at a glance.

It includes information such as:

  • • Crude steel production by company and by province
  • • Steel product type by company
  • • Crude steel production and apparent crude steel use since 2001
  • • Apparent crude steel use per capita since 2001
  • • Structure of iron ore supply
  • • Iron ore production by province
  • • Coke production by province

The map is available for purchase from the bookshop at The colourful poster measures 120cm by 67.5cm and is packaged in a cardboard tube.

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Notes to Editors:

  • The World Steel Association (worldsteel) is one of the largest and most dynamic industry associations in the world. worldsteel represents approximately 170 steel producers (including 9 of the world's 10 largest steel companies), national and regional steel industry associations and steel research institutes. worldsteel members represent around 85% of world steel production.
  • Megatonne (Mt) is a metric unit equivalent to 1 million tonnes.

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