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Steel Industry Capital Investments.

Modernisation & capacity expansion projects 2025

CountryInvestorFacilityEquipmentCapacity ktCapex $m
AustraliaRio Tinto / Baowu jvWestern RangeIron ore mine250002000
BrazilValeMarabaBlast furnace250337
Czech RepubLiberty SteelNova HutEAF3500351
GermanySalzgitterFlachstahl EAF1900732
KoreaPOSCOGwangyangElectrical steel300804
UkraineMetinvestIlyich SteelCRM / HDG / AlZn1200800
USACMCNot specifiedMicro mill453450
USANucorCalifornia Steel IndustriesHDG363370
USAPacific SteelMojaveMicro mill345350
Vale 'green' pig iron plant will use Tecnored technology.
Metinvest Ilyich cold mill complex construction most likely suspended Q1 2022.
Nucor HDG line in Berkeley will process coils up to 72 inches wide.
Pacific Steel micro mill will be a state-of-the-art Danieli MIDA facility.

Number of capital investment records shown: 10
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All investment and modernisation projects above are scheduled for commissioning in year 2025. Capacity data is expressed in metric tonnes.

MCI holds a database of over 1100 steel industry modernisation projects. 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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