American Iron & Steel Institute announced that in the week ending on 13 August 2022, US’s raw steel production was 1.742 million net tons while the capability utilization rate was 79.0%. Production was 1.872 million net tons in the week ending on 13 August 2021 while the capability utilization then was 84.8%. The current week production represents a 6.9% decrease from the same period in the previous year. Production for the week ending on 13 August 2022 is up 1.1% from the previous week ending on 6 August 2022 when production was 1.723 million net tons and the rate of capability utilization was 78.2%.Southern: 757 KNTGreat Lakes: 557 KNTMidwest: 202 KNTNorth East: 159 KNTWestern: 67 KNTAdjusted year-to-date production through 13 August 2022 was 56.212 million net tons, at a capability utilization rate of 80.1%. That is down 3.2% from the 58.088 million net tons during the same period last year, when the capability utilization rate was 80.7%.