Global seaborne iron ore demand by region

Global seaborne iron ore demand in 2012 and 2017, by region (in million metric tons)*

Global seaborne iron ore demand by region This statistic represents global seaborne iron ore demand between 2011 and 2017, with a breakdown by region or country. China’s seaborne demand of iron ore is expected to amount to around 999 million metric tons in 2017. Iron ore is the raw material used to make pig iron, which is one of the main raw materials to make steel.
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Global seaborne iron ore demand in 2012 and 2017, by region (in million metric tons)*

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20112017
China**756999
Japan142149
Western Europe101138
South Korea6174
Other Asia4061
Others (including Middle
East and other DRI)
2835
Taiwan1923
20112017
China**756999
Japan142149
Western Europe101138
South Korea6174
Other Asia4061
Others (including Middle
East and other DRI)
2835
Taiwan1923
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This statistic represents global seaborne iron ore demand between 2011 and 2017, with a breakdown by region or country. China’s seaborne demand of iron ore is expected to amount to around 999 million metric tons in 2017. Iron ore is the raw material used to make pig iron, which is one of the main raw materials to make steel.
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