In May global pig iron output grew by 6.09%% YoY, to 106.75 million tons.
According to the World Steel Association, China is leading with 66.886 million tons, up by 8.35%.
Ukraine retained the 9th position with 1.58 million tons.
In May Ukrainian pig iron exports grew by 8.27% YoY, to $116.09 million, while imports decreased by 28.1%, to $46 thousand. (Ukrainian metal)