With September the gradual trend of recovery in production volumes is interrupted. Italian steel mill begun this process in May.
The datas listed by Federacciai show that the ninth month of this year registered an output of 1,79 million tons, declining by 18,7% in comparison with the same period of 2019.
The total amount of tons produced in nine months grows up to 14,55 millions of tons, with a gap of 17,2% in 2019.
The recovery is stopped particularly by plates goods which has locked the balance only to 694 millions of tons, with a drop of 33,4% compared to September 2019. The long products are more stabilized with 1,125 million tons which correspond only to -1,5% than the last year.
Within nine months bending of volumes are: 14,5% for long goods and 22,1% for plates.