Market size of the Indian steel industry
In the year 2017 Indian steel industry has grown by 5.9 Percent as compared to 2016. Presently steel industry has a capacity to produce 102 million tones of steel every year.
In the year 2015 17 the Steel export has increased by 102 % and import decrease by 36.6 to 7.6 mT. If we see the year over steel induction then we get to know that there is a growth of 5.2 which is 64.8 mT.
Investments in the steel industries
As India's growing economy several investments has been fetch by several Steel companies. As per the data shared by department of industrial policy and promotion, Indian steel sector has received a foreign direct investment of US Dollar 10.4 billion between April 2000 to September 2017.
Some of the major investment that happened in Indian steel sector are
1. JSW Steel, which is one of the leading player of steel industry has been planning to invest US dollar 4.14 billion to increase their production capacity from 18 million tonnes to 23 million tonnes by the end of the year 2020
2. RINL is planning to set up a production plant in Visakhapatnam that will have a production capacity of 1.2 million tonnes of Steel
3. Tata Steel which is run and managed by Tata Group of Companies, has been planning to increase their production capacity of one of their plant in Kaling nagar from 3 million tonnes to 8 million tonnes
Government initiatives to strengthen steel industry
Government of India is completely focused on infrastructure and Road projects that will boost the demand of Steel in India.
The Union Cabinet has approved national Steel policy which will help Indian steel industry to be competitive. Under NSP india will target to produce 300 million tons of Steel by 2030.
Under the digital India vision by the government, Indian government has launched a platform named metal Mandi that will sells steel products online.
Future of the Steel industry
India is focusing on capturing second position as Steel manufacturing country and target to achieve production of 300 million tons of steel by 2025. Once we achieve this, we will become second largest steel producer of the globe.
Leading Steel Manufacturing Companies of India1.In the list of top 10 steel companies of India, first place is grab by Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited. Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited is a Government of India Enterprise which was founded in the year 1982. This Company produces steel under the brand name Vizag Steel. Their main product is Steel of different grades. They produce high quality Wire rods, TMT bars, steel rounds, steel squares, steel flats, steel angles and channels. RINL Steel factory is located near Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, which has the annual capacity of 6.3 Million Tonnes of steel. Their Steel Plant has best infrastructure comparing to other Steel Companies in the country. Their facility has best in class Coke Ovens & Coal Chemical Plant, Sinter Plant, Blast Furnace, Steel Melt Shop and Continuous Casting, Light and Medium Merchant Mill, Wire Rod Mill, Medium Merchant and Structural Mill, Special Bar Mill, and Structural Mill. The plant follows all safety and quality and environment safety norms. They are the member of Climate action Plan of World Steel Organization. They have been designated as Navratna Company by Government of India and are known for its quality steel organizational efficiency. They have developed a museum which has miniature models of their different units such as Steel melting Unit, Blast Furnace, and Rolling Mills etc. This museum has award winning models of their steel plant units. The museum welcomes their visitors with an audio visual short film, which talks about history of steel in India, history of world steel, how steel is made, how the vizag steel plant works, and uses of steel etc.
- Establishment – 1982
- Headquarters - Visakhapatnam, India
- Website – www.vizagsteel.com
2.Second in the list is Tata Steel.
Formerly been popular and reckoned as the leading Tata Iron and Steel Limited that is TISCO, it is a pioneering and one of the oldest Indian multinational steel making firms having recognition all across the country as well as world. Headquartered in Mumbai, India, it is a well acknowledged subsidiary of Tata Group. Also been renowned as the 11th biggest steel manufacturing firm around the world as per the records of year 2013, it has an annual crude steel capacity of approximate 25.3 million tonnes and known as the second biggest steel firm across the country having an annual production capacity of around 9.7 million tonnes after SAIL. Along with India, it has been operating across around 26 nations including China, Australia, Singapore, Netherlands, United Kingdom, Thailand, and more. Employs around 80,500 people, the largest plant of the company is been situated at Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. Adding to this, in year 2007, the company has acquired UK based steel maker named Corus. In 2014 Fortune Global 500 ranking of the world's largest and renowned corporations, the company has been ranked at 486th position and in accord to Brand Finance, it has been the seventh most valuable and esteemed Indian brand. Incepted and been introduced by well known Jamshedji Tata in year 1907, by the year 1939, it has been operated and known as the biggest steel plant in the British Empire. In year 1951, the company introduced an expansion and modernization program which was later upgraded in year 1958 to about 2 million metric tonnes per annum. By the year 1970, the group has been backed with around 40,000 people with an extended 20,000 in the neighbouring coal mines in Jamshedpur. In year 2005, the name of the company has been changed from TISCO to Tata Steel. Adding to this, the company is been known to serve customers across many verticals including construction, automotive, packaging, consumer goods, aerospace, engineering, lifting, energy, rail, power, excavating, security, shipbuilding, defence and more. It has been acclaimed with many awards and recognitions till date. In year 2015, it has been awarded as World's most ethical company under the metals category by the leading and famous Ethisphere Institute and for the third time, it has received the same award. Also, the major competitors of the group are Jindal Steel and Power, Essar Steel, JSW Steel etc.
- Head Quarter – Mumbai, Maharashtra
- Establishment – 1907
- Founder - Dorabji Tata
- Parent Comapny - Tata Group
- Employees - 80,534
- Website – www.tatasteel.com
3.Third place is acquire by JSW Steel. JSW is a leading Steel manufacturing company of India that has presence across USA, South America and Africa. 40000 employees are associated with the company and has been working in different segments. Company has a production capacity of 18 and TPA per annum and has been doing business with 100 countries across the globe.
Along with the country, it has presence across United States, Africa and more. Along with this, it has strong foothold across core economic segments including energy, steel, ventures, infrastructure, sports and cement. The history of the group could be traced back to year 1982, when it acquired the known Piramal Steel Limited, and afterwards renamed the same to Jindal Iron and Steel Company, JISCO. The first steel plant has been set up across Vasind near Mumbai in year 1982. Adding to this, it has also formed a joint venture in Georgia for steel plant. Also, it tied up with leading JFE Steel Corp in Japan for manufacturing the top notch and high quality and high grade automotive steel. Moreover, it is known to been acquired mining assets in United States, Republic of Chile and Mozambique. Offering a large array of products, each of its products is of top notch quality and durability. The vast line of products which the company has been providing cover colour coated products, hot rolled product, cold rolled product, TMT bars, galvanised product, wire rods, pre painted galvanized product, special steel products, and electrolytic tinplate.
- Head office – Mumbai, Maharashtra
- Establishment – 1982
- Website – www.jsw.in
4. At fourth place we have places Steel Authority of India Limited.SAIL is among largest producer of steel in India. Established in the year 1954, SAIL is a public sector company, owned largely by Government of India. Their Head Office is situated at New Delhi and steel plants are spread at all key locations in country. In total, they have 8 steel manufacturing plants and 1 Ferro Alloy manufacturing plant. Out of which 3 are special steel plants and rest 5 are integrated steel plants. These plants are located at Salem, Bhilai, Rourkela, Bhadravathi , Durgapur, Burnpur and Bokaro. Along with their own manufacturing plant, they have joined hands with different organizations and have many Joint Ventures such as NTPC SAIL Power Company Limited, Bokaro JP Cement Ltd, SAIL SCL Limited, SAIL RITES Bengal Alloy Casting Pvt. Limited, and International Coal Ventures Private Limited etc. Their annual production is 13.9 million metric tons of steel, which they market in domestic market as well as export to international market. SAIL is a partner in India's proud moments. India's famous Agni Missile has 106 tons of special steel manufactured by SAIL. Indian Navy's Mother Ship INS Vikrant's Aircraft Carrier is made with SAIL's steel plates.
- Type - Public
- Head office – New Delhi, India
- Establishment – 1954
- Employees - 99360 (2013)
- Website – www.sail.co.in
5. Fifth place is hold by VISA Steel. VISA Steel is VISA Group's flagship Company. This Steel Company has steel plants in Orissa and its headquarter is situated at Kolkata. Their main products are Mettalurgical Coke, Special Steel, and Ferro Chrome. They have 3 steel manufacturing facilities Odisha (Steel & SunCoke), and Chattisgarh (Steel). Their Steel plant is situated at Kalingnagar, which gives an ideal location for logistics and raw materials. This plant is strategically located just 35 km away from the country's best chrome reserve - The Sukinda Valley. This Plant produces special steel, which is considered as among best in class. Their second plant at Odisha is operated by their joint venture company VISA SunCoke Limited (which is a joint venture between VISA Steel and SunCoke Energy, USA). This facility has latest machines and techniques and produce superior quality Coke, which is popular in domestic market and is exported to other countries. They are setting up their third plant at Chattisgarh and will be located near Chattisgarh's famous Raigarh Coalfields. This plant will be 2.5 Million TPA integrated carbon steel plant and will be spread in 1000 acres of land. This manufacturing plant will be having newest and best machines as per the world standards and will include Rebar / Wire Rod / Section Mill, Steel Melt Shop, Blast Furnace, Coke Plant, Sponge Iron Plant, Power Plant, Iron Ore Pellet Plant, Iron Ore Sinter Plant, and Coal Washery. They are building another joint venture company with China's Baosteel Resources Co. Ltd. and will be focusing on improving quality of their products.
- Type - Private
- Head office – Kolkata, West Bengal
- Establishment – 2003
- Website – www.visasteel.com
6.Bhushan Steel is placed at sixth position. Bhushan Steel is India's largest Auto Grade Steel Producer. Their journey started in the year 1987, with acquiring Jawahar Metals Plant at Sahibabad. They upgraded Sahibabad plant in their starting years and today, this plant is among their largest steel manufacturing plant, with number of feathers in its hat. One of them is that this plant manufactures India's widest steel sheets.
With their expansion plans, they established 6 manufacturing plants in UP, WB, Punjab, Maharashtra, and Orissa states. Their biggest expansion was starting of their Orissa’s plant in the year 2004. This plant is capable of manufacturing 3 million tons of steel.
Their main products are Hot & Cold rolled coils, Galvanized Steel, Galume Sheets, Colour coated tiles, Steel tubes, Steel strips, Steel wires & rods, Alloy billets, Sponge iron, OEM Grade Tubes, High Tensile Steel Straps, and API Pipes. Their products are used in Automobiles, White Goods/Domestic Appliances and General Engineering Industries. Their client list include names like Honda, Maruti, Mahindra & Mahindra, Hindustan Motors, Hyundai Motors, Ford, Ashok Leyland, Yamaha, Bajaj Auto, Eicher Tractors, TVS Motors, LG Electronics, Whirlpool, Videocon, National Matsushita, Samsung Electronics, Godrej, Voltas, IFB, Lloyd, Carrier, BHEL, Philips India, Larsen & Toubro, NRB Bearing, Harsha Engineers Limited and many more renowned names in the industry.
Bhushan Steel is accredited with OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 14001:2004, and ISO/TS 16949:2007 certifications. They also make sure that they follow all environment safety rules in their production plants. They have Zero Discharge Policy and follow fundamental rule of “Reduce – Reuse – Recycle”. All of their 7 plants have got environment clearance from respective authorities.
Bhushan Steel is a trusted name in domestic market as well as export steel market of the country. They have started technological revolution in Cold Rolled Steel industry and today they are the leading name in Cold Rolled Steel in the country. In recent times, they are counted as the countries largest and the only CR Steel Plant with an independent line for manufacturing Cold Rolled Coils and Sheets (up to a width of 1700mm). Their Steel quality is trusted by biggies of the automobile and engineering industries in the country. They have won several awards for their outstanding work in the industry.
- Type - Private
- Head office – New Delhi, India
- Establishment – 1987
- Website – www.bhushan-group.org
Company has manufacturing units in India and Indonesia. The Indian Unit has the production capacity of 10MTPA and Indonesian production facility has a capacity of 0.4 MTPA. Company follow quality standards in the productions and has been producing 302 different grades of Steel.
- Type - Public company
- Head office – Mumbai, Maharashtra
- Establishment – 1998
- Website – www.essar.com
8. The Ferro Alloys Corporation Limited is a prominent steel manufacturing company of India that has been placed at 8 position in the list of top 10 steel companies of India. Founded in the year 1955, has been listed in stock market and has market capitalization of 170 crores. The total revenue of the company from the last 5 years is in the range of 500 -700 means company has not able to achieve excellent growth from last 5 years. If you compare the growth of 2016 to 2017, it was just 7.3%. The net profit of the company was 35 crores in the year 2017.
- Head office – Nagpur, Maharashtra
- Establishment – 1955
- Type - Public
- Employees - 18,000
- Website – www.facorgroup.in
9.Mahindra Ugine Steel is a leading steel production company of India. Founded in the year 1962 at Mumbai, MUSCO is a part of Mahindra Group. They are known for manufacturing of rings, specialty steel and stampings. They were the first Indian steel company to get ISO certification. They have been awarded several recognitions and awards by various national and international bodies. They have setup residential colonies for their workers in 41.94 hectares with play area and school facilities.
- Corporate office – Mumbai, Maharashtra
- Establishment – 1962
- Website – www.muscoindia.com
10. Welspun corp is a prominent Steel manufacturing company of India. Founded in the year 1995, has head office in Mumbai. Companies manufacturing steel related products that includes pipes, plates, coils etc. 25000 employees are working in different segment of the company, has been working with a motto to make Welspun corp best Steel manufacturing company.
- Type - Public
- Employees - 24,000
- Head office – Mumbai, Maharashtra
- Establishment – 1995
- Website – www.welspuncorp.com
11. Ahmedabad Steelcraft Ltd: Ahmedabad steelcraft is a leading steel manufacturing company that work in the specific sections of manufacturing Steel Windows, steel doors, angles etc. It is a Ahmedabad based Steel Company that has Global presence, exporting their products in all the prominent countries of the globe. In the last quarter company has achieved net sales of 15 millions.
Establishment : 1972 | Revenue : 1.97312 ( USD in Millions ) | Market Cap: 168.795 ( Rs. in Millions ) | Website : www.steelcraft.co.in
Address : 401, 4th Floor, 637 Complex,Panchvati 2nd Lane,Gulbai TekraAhmedabad-380006, Gujarat
12. Akashna Global Steel Ltd was started in 1985 and has becoming a prominent player of steel industry. Company has annual income of Rs Rs. 1.149166 Million by 2012.
Establishment : 1985 | Revenue : 0.0109825 ( USD in Millions )
Corporate Address : C-98, Flat No.6,8 - Southern Avenue,Maharani Bagh New Delhi-110065, Delhi
13. Anil Special Steel Inds. Ltd was started in 1968 and has market capitalization of Rs 94.35989772 Million. Company is ISO 9001:2000 certified and has more than 9 branches across PAN India. Company manufacture products like Cold Rolled and Spheriodized Annealed Steel Strips Hardened and Tempered steel strips.
Establishment : 1968 |Revenue : 50.8327 ( USD in Millions ) | Market Cap: 94.35989772 ( Rs. in Millions ) | Total Income : Rs. 3149.493433 Million | Net Profit - Rs. 49.090863 Million | Website : www.anilspecialsteel.com
Corporate Address : Kanakpura ,P O Meenawala, Jaipur-302012, Rajasthan
14. Ashirwad Steels & Inds. Ltd was started in 1986 and has more than 28 years of experience of steel industry. Company was achieved remarkable achievements under the leadership of Puranmal Agarwal. It has Total Income - Rs. 179.111864 Million & Net Profit of Rs. 3.722874 Million
Establishment : 1986 | Revenue : 2.80356 ( USD in Millions ) | Market Cap : 62.625 ( Rs. in Millions ) | Website: www.ashirwadsteels.com
Corporate Address: 6 , Waterloo Street,,5th Floor,Suite No. 506Kolkata-700069, West Bengal
15.Bajaj Steel Inds. Ltd is a famous steel manufacturing company that was established in 1961 and has been in the industry from last 50 years. Company launched its IPO in 1985 and has market capitalization of Rs 500 millions. Company has huge production units across India that manufacture high quality steels like Cotton Baling Press, Double Roller
Co.Establishment: 1961 | Revenue: 74.6733 ( USD in Millions ) | Market Cap: 500.08 ( Rs. in Millions ) | Website : www.bajajngp.com
Address: Imambada Road,Plot No . C - 108 , Hingna M I D C Area,G -108 , Butibor I, M I D C Area Nagpur-440018, Maharashtra
16.Banga Laxmi Steel Trading Company Ltd. is a famous steel manufacturing company based out in west bengal. Company was setup in 1973 and has been growing at incredible rate.
Establishment : 1973 | Address : Room No 1, Ground Floor,57 Raja Basant Roy Road, Kolkata-700029, West Bengal
17.Bellary Steels & Alloys Ltd was started in 1984 to high quality produce steel and iron. Company has integrated steel plants with production capacity for more than 500000 TPA to 2 MTPA.Other one is Thermal Power Plant that use coal & furnance oil. This Plant is production capacity of 12 MW and equipped with all safety measures.
Establishment : 1984 | Revenue : 7.87269 ( USD in Millions ) | Market Cap : 1397.03512 ( Rs. in Millions ) | Website: www.bsal.in
Address : S-10/11,Anantapur Road,Bellary-583101, Karnataka
18.Bengal Steel Industries Ltd was started in 1947 and has been producing quality steel from last 60 years. It is ISO-9001-2000 certified company and follows quality guidelines as per ISO standards. It has two production units that are equipped with modern machines and has excellent team of professionals.
Started:1947 | Revenue :0.0944172 ( USD in Millions ) | Market Cap: ( Rs. in Millions ) | Total Income - Rs. 4.827439 Million ( year ending Mar 2012) | Net Profit - Rs. 7.409549 Million ( year ending Mar 2012)
19. Facor Steel Limited Facor Steel is leading steel and alloy manufacturing company backed by Facor Group. They produce wide variety of products such as Stainless Steel, Alloy Steel, Valve Steel, Free Cutting Steel, Semi Free Cutting Steel, Carbon Steel etc. Their steel products are extensively used by Automobile companies, Construction companies, Sugar Industry, Railway springs, engineering components, Valve industry and tools industry.
Akashna Global Steel Ltd – Reckoned to be one of the topmost and leading steel firms of the country, it has been highly dedicated to cater oil as well as gas manufacturers and producers outstanding services, customized logistical support and premier quality oilfield tubular goods. Being a private firm that started its operations in year 1990, from the starting, it has been consistently growing and expanding its reach at an international level and become one of the trustable and reliable service providers worldwide. Known for its unparalleled reputation and acknowledgement for high quality of products, innovation as well as customer service, the company is known to be maintaining key relationships with several other pioneering and reputed steel mills. Strategic connections as well as partnerships with each one of the steel mills assures secure and trustable access to a wide range of good quality seamless OCTG, ERW OCTG and line pipe items. Associated with American, Canadian and even off-shore line pipe manufacturers and OCTG, the company feels pride in its aptitude and capability to respond to user’s diversified needs and requirements and provide the same without any hassle. Simply one call can assure competitively and efficiently priced products, and secure dispatch of the services. At present, it has been backed with about 16 inventory stock points spread all over the world, and each one of them is supported by recognized trucking firms skilled in transportation and delivering 24*7 services. The unique feature of the company is its constant focus on service excellence and operations and high commitment towards its offerings and business.
Bhuwalka Steel – Incepted in year 1981, it is one of the biggest makers of steel rolled products with its manufacturing plants located at Bangalore, Mumbai and Kanchipuram. Backed and operated at the end to end and cutting edge technology, its offered products are licensed and it is renowned as the first company all across South India that has made its products utilizing the same technology that is BSIL Hennigdorfer Stahl Engineering Gmbh, Germany for the making of Thermo mechanically treated stands for TMT reinforcement bars. Its TMT bars helped to bring upon top-notch and world class steel quality to be utilized in the construction and infrastructural development companies all across the region. Adding to this, it has a huge base of reckoned an acknowledged clientele such as Indian railways, L&T, state electricity board, infrastructural institutions and projects. Counted as one of the rapidly growing and emerging groups in steel industry, the wide product range offered covers Angels, TMT bars, Flats, Beams, Rounds, Channels, Square and more. Having a turnover of more than 5500 million, it has its registered and corporate office based in the garden city of India. The prime competence and efficiency of the company lies in the guiding spirit and fulfilling requirements of civil, infrastructure and housing construction sector making and supplying structurals as well as reinforcement bars. The products offered and manufactured are completely as per the Indian standards that are no less than the international ones.
Bihar Sponge Iron Ltd – It is the first merchant sponge iron plant that has been based in the country at Chandil, district Saraikela Kharsawan, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand India. Manufacturing and providing Direct Reduce Iron, also widely and popularly known as sponge iron, it is extensively used as a prime raw material in making steel to be used across induction furnaces, electric arc furnaces, by substituting and providing imported and endemic scrap. Promoted and headed by many leading and reputed firms including Modi group, Bihar state industrial development corporation limited, international finance corporation, German investment and development firm, all in alliance with Lurgi Metallurgy GmbH, Germany, the manufacturing plant is estimated and designed in a way that can produce around 150,000 tons of sponge iron each year. Started and initiated its projects in year 1986, the commercial production has been started in 1989 and at present, it is been an immense giant having turnover of more than 1 billion. With its manufacturing and production capacity of about 2.10 Lakh metric tons per annum, it has been backed with a strong and dedicated workforce of more than 500 employees.
Ashirwad Steels & Inds. Ltd It is one of the reputed and leading steel firms known all around the country. Majorly dealing in the manufacturing of high quality sponge iron utilizing coal and iron core as the raw materials, it has two prime manufacturing plants based at Vill and P.O. Veliminedu Mandal Chityal at Nalgonda, Telengana and Adityapur Industrial area Ghamaria Jamshedpur with an annual installed capacity of 60000 M.T. and 30000 M.T. respectively. The product that is produced sponge iron is used as an input by the induction furnaces and steel melting shops to manufacture M.S. billets and M.S. Ingots that are thereafter re-used and re-rolled by the reckoned rolling mills to manufacture high end steel quality products such as TMT rods and bars, angles, plain rounds, channels, flats, girders and much more. Along with this, the firm has two hydrocarbon gas bottling plants among which one is been situated at Raigarh in Chhattisgarh and other one at Uluberia Industrial growth center at Howrah, West Bengal. Known all around for its top notch and superior quality finished products, it is into manufacturing and supplying of finished steel products and LPG gas and bottles hydrocarbon items. It primarily deals in sponge iron plants and gas bottling plants.
Anil Special Steel Inds. LtdEstablished and founded way back as a public limited firm in year 1968, at present it is been considered as the pioneer and renowned manufacturer and supplier of cold rolled strips and hardened and tempered steel strips. Being a reckoned and well known ISO 9001 certified company, it has been accredited as per pioneering QSI India. The company installed 4 hi-cold rolling mills in year 1984 and as an outcome of backward integration and to keep up with the pace and ever growing and expanding domestic as well as export markets, it went for two leading and prime expansions including the first one in year 1993-94 for a new and enhanced H&T line that is followed by another expansion in year 1996 with the deployment and installation of an advanced 4 hi-cold rolling mill integrated with automatic gauge controls and mechanism. Having an extensive and wide network of about 9 branch offices spread all across the nation, it has been considered as a pioneer providing a large range of products all across the nation and is also known to be succeeded in carving a niche and name for itself in the industry not only in India but also overseas spanning more than 40 countries worldwide. Moreover, it is known to be equipped with great internal control system assuring superb operational efficacy, protection, safety and conservation of accuracy, resources and promptness in financial reporting complying laws and regulations. Highly dedicated to maintain and sustain internal control systems, the processes and procedures are designed to cater cost effective assurance for effective conduct of business along with considering security of its assets.
Akashna Global Steel Ltd It is another reputed and one of the leading steel firms known all across the country. Incorporated in year 1985 as a public listed company, it is registered as per Registrar of Companies and is classified as a nongovernmental organization. Based at New Delhi, India, as per the statistics, its paid up capital is about Rs 32,500,000 and authorized share capital is the same. Being involved in other financial intermediation, its balance sheet has been reported last and filed on 31 March, 2015 as per Ministry of Corporate Affairs. Moreover, it is known to have national as well as international recognition is known to manufacture and supply a large range of products and supplies at decent prices.
Top 10 Iron and Steel Production plants in IndiaJamshedpur Plant (Tata Steel) - Tata Steel’s Jamshedpur Plant is India’s largest and oldest iron & steel plant. It started production in the year 1911 with capacity of producing 1.21 million tons of pig iron. Today, the plant is capable of producing 9.7 Million Tons of crude steel annually and has variety of finishing mills. This plant is located strategically in Jharkhand’s Singhbhum area, which is rich in haematite iron ore and near Jharia and Raniganj coal mines.
Kalingnagar Steel Plant (Tata Steel) – Kalingnagar Steel plant at Orissa, is Tata Steel’s second largest steel plant, which started its operation in the year 2016. The plant is spread in 3470 acres of land and has total capacity of 6 MTPA. It was constructed in two phases of 3 million tons each. This plant has a captive power plant of 3X67.5 MW. The company has followed environment friendly guidelines and created Central Affluent treatment plant and Waste Recycling Plant in its vicinity.
Bhilai Steel Plant (SAIL) – Founded in the year 1955 at Bhilai, Chattisgarh, this steel plant is SAIL’s most profitable production facility. Bhilai Plant is country’s sole producer of rails, Heavy Steel Plates, and Structural Steel. As a fact, BSP has won “Prime Minister’s Trophy for best integrated steel plant” 11 times. BSP has several other awards and accolades in their name.
Rourkela Steel Plant (SAIL) – Rourkela Steel Plant or RSP is another leading Steel plant of Steel Authority of India. Established in the year 1955 at Rourkela at Orissa, this steel plant is currently has capacity of producing 4.5 million tons of hot metal, 4.2 million tons of crude steel, and 3.9 million tons of saleable steel. RSP’s major units are Ore Bedding and Blending Plant, Coke Oven, Sintering Plant, Blast Furnaces, Plate Mill, Hot Strip Mill, and Cold Rolling Mill.
Vizag Steel Plant (Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited) – VIzag Steel plant is located at Vishakahapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. This Steel plant is India’s sole shore-based steel plant which is spread in 33000 acres of land. Currently, the plant has installed capacity of 3.6MTPA and Government of India has invested to increase its capacity to 6.3MTPA.
Dolvi Steel Plant (JSW Steel) – In the year 2010, JSW steel acquired majority of stakes in Dolvi Steel Plant located at Dolvi, Maharashtra. This plant is an integrated steel plant, which has capacity of producing 3.3 MTPA of steel. The plant is located at west coast of India, which give logistic advantages to the company. Currently, this plant is catering to automotive, LPG cylinder-makers, cold rollers, oil and gas sector and consumer durables industries.
IISCO Steel Plant (SAIL) – IISCO Steel Plant of SAIL or Steel Authority of India Limited is an integrated steel plant located at Burnpur, West Bengal. Founded in the year 1918, this steel plant has crude steel production capacity of 2.5 million tons per year. In the year 2015, SAIL spent Rs. 16000 Crore in modernization of IISCO plant.
Durgapur Steel Plant (SAIL) – SAIL's Durgapur Steel Plant or DSP was established in the year 1959, with the help of United Kingdom. At that time, it had a production capacity of 35 lakh tons of steel and iron. Currently, DSP is capable of producing 1586000 tons of Salable steel, 58000 Wheels & Axles, and 207000 of Structural steel. This plant is strategically located at Durgapur area of West Bengal, which is close to coal mines and limestone reserve.
JSPL Chhattisgarh Steel Plant – Jindal Steel & Power Limited or JSPL’s plant at Rajgarh in Chhattisgarh is world’s largest rotary kiln-based sponge iron plant. This plant has installed capacity of 3 million tons per annum. They are investing to increase the capacity to 10 MTPA. This plant churns out variety of steel products such as Sponge Iron, Parallel Flange Beams & Columns, Coils, Angles & Channels, TMT bars, and Wire Rods etc.
The Visweswaraya Iron and Steel (SAIL) – VISL plant was founded in the year 1923 at Bhadravathi, Karnataka. The plant was designed by great engineer Sir M Visweswaraya and in the year 1975, it was renamed in the honor of Sir. Visweswaraya. The plant has the capacity of producing 1.38 lakh tons of steel every year. It is located near limestone reserve of Bhundiguda, which is just 25 kms away.
Vedanta resources is one of the prominent Steel manufacturing company of India that has been listed in London Stock Exchange. Over 18000 people are working different segment of the company and has been producing value for the investors in the stakeholders. Company focuses on training and development and has been providing training to all the employees for the efficient work and work conduct. Vedanta resources has several sister companies that includes
· Vedanta Limited
· Konkola Copper Mines
· Copper Mines of Tasmania
· Hindustan Zinc Ltd.
· Talwandi Sabo Power
· Cairn India
· Zinc International
Mesco Steel which is popularly known as mideast integrated Steel Limited, is a prominent steel manufacturing company of India that was started in the year 1992. Company has several production units in the southern part of India. For the production of pig steel company has setup pig iron plant in Jaipur in the year 2005. Natasha Singh Sinha is the director of mesco Steel, and company has achieved good growth in last several years. Company has worked very hard to increase production of orissa steel plant and they are planning to increase the capacity of production by 3.5 million tones. The last quarter company has achieved a tremendous profit of 535 crores which was double from the last quarter. In the last 5 quarters company has seen a positive growth in terms of profit.
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Tata Steel India posts highest ever output at 12.48 MT in FY18Good News call Tata steel share holders, in this financial quarter Tata Steel has reported highest ever output With the production of 12.48 million tonne (MT) of the steel. This happened because of the excellent performance from the Kalinganagar plant, here companies using modern technology and latest machinery.
Overall the Company production has increased by 7 per cent as compared to 11.68 MT the company produced in the last financial year. In the financial year 2016-17, company had registered a sales of 10.97 MT . This is the first time company has able to achieve the target of export of 1 million tonnes of steel at annual exports.
India grab second position in crude steel productionGood news for India as India grab second position in crude steel production. The overall production capacity of crude Steel in India is no 8.4 million and the in last one year, steel companies has worked very hard and now the production capacity of India is increased by 3.4%.
The global crude steel production(by all the companies of the world) was 132 million tonne which was 3.5 percent more from the last year. As India's production capacity has increased because of that India grabbed second position after Japan slipped to third position.
The biggest Steel producer of the world is China, they have the production capacity of 64.9 million tonne.
Tata Steel offered to pay Rs 35,200 crore in cash, and remaining Rs 27,000 crore into equity, to take over Bhushan Steel Ltd. As per the counsel for the committee of creditors, Tata Steel which is a leading steel manufacturing company of India has offered to pay Rs 35,200 crore in cash, and remaining Rs 27,000 crore into equity, to take over Bhushan Steel Ltd. With this move Creditors will get 12.27 percent equity in Bhushan Steel.
With this deal Tata Steel will able to expend their operations, presently bhushan Steel has a financial debt of Rs 56,051 crore and operational debt of Rs 1,050 crore and company has a liquidation value of Rs 14,541 crore.
Tata Steel joins race for Usha Martin with a Rs. 6000 crore offerTata steel has made a bid of Rs 6000 cr to buy stack in Usha Martin. Usha Martin is world's largest wire rope manufacturing company of the world and has been counted among leading Steel manufacturing companies of India. They have manufacturing unit in Jamshedpur, they have a glorious history of 50 years and has manufacturing units in UK, Dubai .
Tata Steel which leading Steel manufacturing company of India has made a bit of 6000 crore to acquire Usha Martin. This would be a very good option to buy Tata Sreel because they have a very large production unit in Jamshedpur .
Thyssenkrupp deal to help Tata Steel strengthen India base: N ChandrasekaranTata Steel Europe and Thyssenkrupp has joined hands to strength the production of steel. As per Mr Chandrasekaran - Tata Steel is in expension mode and company is planning to increase the production from the current 13 MT of capacity to around 25 MT," Chandrasekaran. This deal will help company to achieve this.
Tata Steel has also get the 5 MT Bhushan Steel and is negotiating with Bhushan Power and Steel. These moves by the company help them to grow in Indain Market
Nippon Steel believes that there is a big opportunity in the in the Indian marketNippon Steel maker of Japan belives that India is a big market and they have bid to buy Esser Steel which is India's fourth biggest Steel maker company. As per the world Steel Association the demand of Steel will increase in India by 5 percent in 2020 and by 6 percent in 2020. To expand operations, company is planning to spend dollar 5.4 million in merger and acquisition of other companies. The moment company able to buy Esser Steel they could able to penetrate the Indian market including the builders.
Which state is largest producer of steel in India?The largest steel producing state of India is Orissa that have the production capacity of 80 million tonnes per year. Prominent Steel plants are located at the following location Rourkela, Jharsuguda, Kalinganagar and Dhenkanal. All the Steel Plant located in Orissa are equipped with modern technology and equipment and their follow guidelines for the Environment protection.
JSW Steel, Duferco International ink USD 700 mn pactJSW Steel has signed of five year facts with the prominent company Duferco International Trading Holding. Company will provide very Steel products according to the need of the Dufero International trading holding. This fact with strengthen relationship between the two prominent groups that has worked in different projects in last 15 years
Last Updated on 3 March 2020