China is expected to produce 981 million tonnes of crude steel in 2020 and 988 million tonnes in 2019. Photo: Reuters

China’s steel output expected to drop in 2020 after infrastructure, real estate boom led to record 2019

  • The world’s top steel producer is expected to produce 981 million tonnes of crude steel in 2020 and 988 million tonnes in 2019
  • Steel demand in China is expected to fall 0.6 per cent year-on-year to 881 million tonnes in 2020, but rise 7.3 per cent to 886 million in 2019
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China is expected to produce 981 million tonnes of crude steel in 2020 and 988 million tonnes in 2019. Photo: Reuters
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