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Global Steel Market – Size, Share and Forecasts (2018-2025)


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Report Summary

Steel Market

  • Global Steel market was valued at USD xx million in 2018 and is forecasted to reach USD xx million by 2025, with a CAGR of xx% during the period (2018-2025).


Market Growth Analysis

  • The market growth is driven by factors like increasing demand of sustainable, low cost and durable building materials by contractors in residential & industrial construction projects, new advancements in material technology, steel possessing more stability, aesthetic appeal and design flexibility compared to other materials.
  • Also, stringent government regulations for green & energy-efficient buildings is leading to increases in steel demand.


Market Segmentation Analysis

  • The Global Steel market is segmented by type into Crude steel, Finished Steel (Flat, Long Specialty products), and Scrap Steel.
  • Based on material, the market is segmented into Steel Alloy, Carbon Steel, and Stainless Steel.
  • By end-user industry, the market is segmented into Automotive, Infrastructure and construction, Mining Equipment, Aviation & Marine, and Others.
  • Geographically, the global Steel market is segmented into North America, South America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and RoW.
    • In 2016, world steel production increased by 0.8% from the previous year to a level of 1 628.5 mm.
    • The growing trend in global production was supported by a 1.2% production increase in China to 808.4 mm, as well as the rapid growth of 7% in the Middle East.
    • According to the World Steel Association, Chinese crude steel production in January 2017 was approx. 67.6 mm higher compared to the previous year while in India production of steel increased by 15.3% in 2017.
    • Production is growing by several factors such as increasing expansions by private and state-owned mills to meet growing domestic demand for steel in recent years.
    • Raw material prices of steelmaking have also increased significantly as world steel production is growing.
    • In 2016, global metallurgical prices rise compared to the previous year.


Market Opportunities

  • The report covers factors impacting the market, Porter 5 Forces, Market Share Analysis, Price trend analysis, Product Benchmarking, and company profiles.
  • The significant players of Steel market include ArcelorMittal, Ansteel, Baosteel Group Corporation, Hebei Iron and Steel, Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal, POSCO, Shagang, SSAB, United States Steel Corporation, and Voestalpine Group.


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Table of Contents

1. Methodology and Scope

1.1 Research methodology

1.2 Scope of the Report


2. Industry Trends

2.1 Headlines

2.2 Key Trends & Developments


3. Market Outlook

3.1 Industry Impact Factors (Drivers & Restraints)

3.2 Competitive Intensity- Porter 5 Forces

3.3 Regulatory Analysis

3.4 Export and Import Analysis (value & volume)


4. Product-based Analysis

4.1 By Type

4.1.1 Crude Steel

4.1.2 Finished Steel Flat Products Long Products Specialty Steel Product Stainless Sheet/Strip Stainless Plate Stainless Bar Stainless Rod Stainless Steel Wire

4.1.3 Scrap Steel

4.2 By Material

4.2.1 Steel Alloy

4.2.2 Carbon Steel

4.2.3 Stainless Steel

4.3 By End-Use

4.3.1 Automotive

4.3.2 Infrastructure and construction

4.3.3 Mining Equipment

4.3.4 Aviation & Marine

4.3.5 Others

4.4 By Geography

4.4.1 North America The USA Canada Mexico Others

4.4.2 South America Brazil Argentina Others

4.4.3 Europe Germany The United Kingdom France Others

4.4.4 Asia-Pacific China India Japan Australia Others

4.4.5 RoW


5. Competitive Analysis

5.1 Market Share Analysis

5.2 Key Strategies adopted by Manufacturers

5.3 Product Benchmarking


6. Company Profiles

6.1 ArcelorMittal

6.2 Ansteel

6.3 Baosteel Group Corporation

6.4 Hebei Iron and Steel

6.5 Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal


6.7 Shagang

6.8 SSAB

6.9 United States Steel Corporation

6.10 Voestalpine Group


7. Appendix

7.1 Sources
7.2 List of Tables
7.3 Expert Panel Validation
7.4 Disclaimer
7.5 Contact Us

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