The World Steel Association (worldsteel) currently collects crude steel production data from 64 countries. These countries accounted for approximately 99% of total world crude steel production in 2017. (2018 information not yet available).
worldsteel collects blast furnace iron production (BFI) from 38 countries. These 38 countries accounted for approximately 99% of total world blast furnace iron production in 2017. Twelve countries also report their direct reduced iron production (DRI) production on a monthly basis. These 12 countries accounted for approximately 85 % of total world direct reduced iron production in 2017. (2018 information not yet available).
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2018 data per country is available in the documents to the right. For the related monthly crude steel press release, click here.