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Iran Steel Exports Rise 40% to 7.8m Tons

Export of semi-finished steel was at 5.06 million tons, up 38% year-on-year, while that of finished steel products increased by 27% to reach 2.72 million tons
Steel Exports Rise 40% to 7.8m Tons Steel Exports Rise 40% to 7.8m Tons

A total of 7.8 million tons of finished and semi-finished steel products were exported from Iran during the first nine months of the current Iranian year (March 21-Dec. 21) to register a 40% year-on-year increase, according to the Iranian Steel Producers Association's latest report.
Semi-finished steel made up 5.06 million tons or 64.95% of the total export volume, up 38% YOY.
Billet and bloom had the lion’s share of semis exports with an aggregate of 3.52 million tons to mark a 54% YOY rise. Slab followed with 1.54 million tons, up 12% YOY.
Exports of finished steel products increased 27% YOY to reach 2.72 million tons.

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