The five large crude steel producing countries rank in forefront are China, Japan, India, USA and Korea.
The production of crude steel in China mainland reached to 803.8 million tons in 2015, but decline 19 million tons at the decreasing amplitude of 2.3% comparing with 823 million in 2014. Japan,in 2015,finished producing 105 million crude steel, which is 6 million tons less than 111 million tons in 2014 with 5.0% decreasing amplitude. Indian crude steel production is 89.58 million tons at the growth rate of 2.6%, while American’s shows 78.91 million tons at the droop rate of 10.5%.In Korea, at the droop rate of 1.9%, it is 69.67 million tons.
（Marketing Dept, Feb.3,Beijing）