This annual publication provides instant access to a wealth of data on the stainless steel industry. The publication presents data from diverse sources in a common format for all countries. The latest edition will contain introductory coverage of world patterns in production, trade and estimated consumption. Also featured are worldwide ingot production and import/export figures by product form and country (including the former USSR and China).
- Bars & sections
- Wire & rod
- Sheet & plate
- Hoop & strip
Where available, 20 years of data is given to allow for long-term comparisons. A detailed appendix breaks down more fully the annual import and export figures for the current year, showing sources and destinations by country, with totals in metric tons.