Links to previous press releases are below.
Japanese Crude Steel Exports
Japanese crude steel exports retreated by 0.4 Mt year-on-year in January to 2.5 Mt, data from the Japan Iron and Steel Federation show. While exports to China were flat on the year at 0.4 Mt, shipments to South Korea (-0.1 Mt to 0.3 Mt) and the Middle East (-0.1 Mt to 0.3 Mt) declined.
US commercial crude oil inventories increased by 1.3M bbls w-o-w and 19.7M bbls y-o-y to 463M bbls during the week ending February 19, bringing an end to four consecutive weeks of inventory draw downs,...Read More
Crude steel output among China Iron and Steel Association (CISA) member mills averaged 2.28 Mt/day over 11-20 February, the highest level on record, industry data reported by Mysteel show. Production...Read More
Brazilian Crude Steel Production in January
Brazilian crude steel output rose by 10.8% year-on-year to a two-year high of 3.0 Mt in January, data from the Brazilian steel institute show.