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Steel Industry Capital Investments.

Modernisation and capacity expansion projects 2018

CountryInvestorFacilityEquipmentCapacity ktCapex $m
AlgeriaBidewi/Bellazoug jvRelizaneEAF / CC / Bar + SSC650300
ChinaZhongyou TipoZhongyou PipeWelded tube - Longit1200804
EgyptEl GarhySuezBillet plant + bar mill1200198
EthiopiaEkos SteelEkos SteelBar mill21031
IndiaNMDCNagarnarIntegrated steel plant30002308
USANLMKFarrell WorksReheat furnace154280
USANSSMCNippon Steel/Sumikin WrWire drawing plant3950
USANucorNucor Steel GallatinHDG454176
USASteel DynamicsColumbia CityBar mill21875
VietnamHoa PhatHoa Phat Steel SheetHDG/painting400179
Note that Algerian investment in Belizane includes 80kt/year slag processing plant (to be built in Phase III).

Number of investment records shown: 10
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All investment & modernisation projects above are scheduled for commissioning in 2018. Capacity data is in metric tonnes.

MCI keeps a database of over 800 modernisation projects in the international iron and steel industry. This database contains individual modernisation records identifying the country, investor, facility, capacity impact, capital cost, capex cost per tonne, commissioning date etc. Please email or call +44 775 149 0885 for further information.

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