Iranian steel output rises 4.8% in H1 2023 on better local, export demand

Crude steel output in Iran increased by almost 5% year on year in the first half of 2023, to 16.1 million tonnes, the World Steel Association (Worldsteel) reported earlier this week.

The country was the leading steelmaker in the Middle East, producing 70% of the total volume in the region, in which Worldsteel includes Iran, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

July 26, 2023

14:10 GMT