Steel works plant capacity info & 2015 database.

Steel Plant Information

Plant capacity data and analysis from James F. King

World's Largest Iron Ore Producers, 2014
Vale Group Brazil451.7
Rio Tinto Group UK378.7
BHP Billiton Group Australia310.3
Fortescue Metals Group Australia81.5
ArcelorMittal Group UK79.6
AnBen Group China55.7
Anglo American Group South Africa50.8
Metalloinvest Group Russia46.8
Evrazholding Group Russia46.4
LKAB Group Sweden45.2
Metinvest Holding Group Ukraine44.7
Cliffs Natural Resources USA42.9
CVG Group Venezuela40.7
Shougang Beijing Group China37.3
Unidentified mines India37.2
NMDC Group India34.1
Imidro Group Iran32.4
CSN Group Brazil29.2
US Steel Group USA24.6
Poltavsky Ukraine24.3
Top 20  1869.6
Total capacity  2631.0

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World's Largest Flat Product Producers, 2014
ArcelorMittal Group UK110.1
Shanghai Baosteel Group China35.3
Nippon Steel Group Japan33.4
Posco Group Korea Republic31.9
JFE Steel Group Japan30.8
AnBen Group China28.4
US Steel Group USA26.9
Thyssen Krupp Group Germany21.8
Severstal Group Russia21.0
Tata Corus Group India18.2
MMK Russia16.7
Wuhan Iron & Steel Group China15.9
Jiangsu Shagang Group China14.1
China Steel Group Taiwan13.9
NLMK Group Russia13.3
Hebei Steel Group China13.0
Riva Group Italy12.7
Shougang Beijing China12.3
Nucor Group USA10.7
Shandong Steel Group China10.4
Top 20  490.8
Total World844.8

World's Largest Steel Long Product Producers, 2014
ArcelorMittal Group UK54.4
Gerdau Group Brazil25.5
Evrazholding Group Russia18.1
Tata Corus Group India11.9
Nippon Steel Group Japan12.1
Nucor Group USA11.0
Nippon Steel Group Japan10.9
Riva Group Italy10.4
Hebei Steel Group China9.1
JFE Steel Group Japan8.7
Celsa Group Spain8.7
Severstal Group Russia8.0
Metinvest Holding Group Ukraine7.9
Shanghai Baosteel Group China7.7
Wuhan Iron & Steel Group China7.2
Hyundai Group Korea Republic7.1
Shougang Beijing Group China6.8
Jiangsu Shagang Group China6.4
Mechel Group Russia5.7
NLMK Russia5.6
Estar Group Russia5.6
Top 20  237.0
Total World925.4

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James F. King offers information and consultancy advice to the steel and associated raw materials industries. Services cover the economic and commercial aspects of these industries, from mining to semi-finished mill products and are generally of three types (i) regular information services for subscription clients, covering developments in markets, production potential [i.e. capacity], costs of production and prices (ii) annual market reviews and forecasts for major products and (iii) special consultancy reports undertaken to clients' specifications.