Finished Steel Exports Increased by 16.7% in 2017-18

India’s total export of finished steel increased by 16.7% to 9.6 million tonnes, in 2017-18. The country exported 8.2 million tonnes finished steel during 2016-17 fiscal, according to the Joint Plant Committee report.

Empowered by Ministry of Steel, Joint Plant Committee is the only institution which collects data on the Indian iron and steel industry.


Source- AIR World Service

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
  • Chaudhary Birender Singh is the Cabinet Minister of Steel.