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Steel Industry Capital Investments.

Modernisation and capacity expansion projects 2021

CountryInvestorFacilityEquipmentCapacity ktCapex $m
AustriaVoestAlpineKapfenbergSpecialty EAF205392
CameroonPrometalDoualaBar & rod mill300n/a
ChinaBaowuAnhuiScrap processing280068
FranceArcelorMittalGalsa 2HDG800104
FranceCelsaBayonneBar mill60066
USASteel DynamicsSintonEAF / thin slab / HRC30001900
USANova Tube & SteelDelta, OhioWelded tuben/a70
USANucorNucor Steel ArkansasHDG453.5240
USAZekelman IndustriesBlythevilleWelded tuben/a150
UzbekistanUzbek Metallurgical PlantBekabadEAF/thin slab/HRC1000n/a
ArcelorMittal Galsa 2 galvanising line in Florange was launched in 2019, but not actually commissioned until 2021.

Number of investments shown: 10
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All investment and modernisation projects above are scheduled for commissioning in 2021. Capacity data is stated in metric tonnes.

MCI compiles a database of investment projects in the international 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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