Top steel-producing companies 2019

This is a ranking of the 50 top steel-producing companies.

An extended listing of top steel producers 2017-2019 is available from the PDF below this table.

This list is updated every year in May/June.

Tonnage is expressed in million tonnes (Mt).

RANK COMPANY TONNAGE 2019
1 ArcelorMittal (1) 97.31
2 China Baowu Group (2) 95.47
3 Nippon Steel Corporation (3) 51.68
4 HBIS Group (4) 46.56
5 POSCO 43.12
6 Shagang Group 41.10
7 Ansteel Group 39.20
8 Jianlong Group 31.19
9 Tata Steel Group (5) 30.15
10 Shougang Group 29.34
11 Shandong Steel Group 27.58
12 JFE Steel Corporation 27.35
13 Valin Group 24.31
14 Nucor Corporation 23.09
15 HYUNDAI Steel Company 21.56
16 IMIDRO (6) 16.79
17 JSW Steel Limited 16.26
18 Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) 16.18
19 Benxi Steel 16.18
20 Fangda Steel 15.66
21 Novolipetsk Steel (NLMK) 15.61
22 Baotou Iron & Steel (Group) Co., Ltd. 15.46
23 China Steel Corporation 15.23
24 Techint Group (7) 14.44
25 Liuzhou Steel 14.40
26 Rizhao Steel 14.20
27 United States Steel Corporation 13.89
28 EVRAZ 13.81
29 CITIC Pacific 13.55
30 Gerdau S.A. 13.13
31 Jingye Steel 12.58
32 Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works (MMK) 12.46
33 Shaanxi Steel 12.45
34 Sanming Steel 12.40
35 thyssenkrupp 12.25
36 Zenith Steel 11.93
37 Severstal 11.85
38 Tsingshan Stainless Steel 11.40 (e)
39 Nanjing Steel 10.97
40 Taiyuan Steel 10.86
41 Anyang Steel 10.54
42 Metinvest Holding LLC 9.58
43 Xinyu Steel 9.47
44 Donghai Special Steel 8.90
45 Jinxi Steel (also known as China Oriental) 8.73
46 ERDEMIR Group 8.61
47 Steel Dynamics, Inc. 8.59
48 Kunming Steel 7.73
49 SSAB 7.62
50 Jiuquan Steel 7.48

(e) estimate

Notes:

  1. Includes shares in AM/NS India and China Oriental
  2. Includes tonnage of Maanshan Steel and Chongqing Steel
  3.  Includes tonnage of Nippon Steel Stainless Steel Corporation, Sanyo Special Steel, Ovako AB, and shares in AM/NS India and USIMINAS
  4.  Includes tonnage of Serbia Iron & Steel d.o.o. Beograd and MAKSTIL A.D. in Macedonia
  5. Combined tonnage of Mobarrakeh Steel, Esfahan Steel, Khuzestan Steel and NISCO.

Notes on company ownership and tonnage calculations:
For worldsteel members, the data was sourced from their official tonnage declarations. For Chinese companies, the official CISA tonnage publication was used, unless especially noted. Figures represent consolidated tonnage ending 31 December 2019, including interests in subsidiaries and joint ventures.

RANK COMPANY TONNAGE 2019
1 ArcelorMittal (1) 97.31
2 China Baowu Group (2) 95.47
3 Nippon Steel Corporation (3) 51.68
4 HBIS Group (4) 46.56
5 POSCO 43.12
6 Shagang Group 41.10
7 Ansteel Group 39.20
8 Jianlong Group 31.18
9 Tata Steel Group (5) 30.15
10 Shougang Group 29.34
11 Shandong Steel Group 27.58
12 JFE Steel Corporation 27.35
13 Valin Group 24.31
14 Nucor Corporation 23.09
15 HYUNDAI Steel Company 21.56
16 IMIDRO (6) 16.79
17 JSW Steel Limited 16.26
18 Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) 16.18
19 Benxi Steel 16.18
20 Fangda Steel 15.66
21 Novolipetsk Steel (NLMK) 15.61
22 Baotou Iron & Steel (Group) Co., Ltd. 15.46
23 China Steel Corporation 15.23
24 Techint Group (7) 14.44
25 Liuzhou Steel 14.40
26 Rizhao Steel 14.20
27 United States Steel Corporation 13.89
28 EVRAZ 13.81
29 CITIC Pacific 13.55
30 Gerdau S.A. 13.13
31 Jingye Steel 12.58
32 Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works (MMK) 12.46
33 Shaanxi Steel 12.45
34 Sanming Steel 12.40
35 thyssenkrupp 12.25
36 Zenith Steel 11.93
37 Severstal 11.85
38 Tsingshan Stainless Steel 11.40 (e)
39 Nanjing Steel 10.97
40 Taiyuan Steel 10.86
41 Anyang Steel 10.54
42 Metinvest Holding LLC 9.58
43 Xinyu Steel 9.47
44 Donghai Special Steel 8.90
45 Jinxi Steel (also known as China Oriental) 8.73
46 ERDEMIR Group 8.61
47 Steel Dynamics, Inc. 8.59
48 Kunming Steel 7.73
49 SSAB 7.62
50 Jiuquan Steel 7.48