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Government of India
Ministry of Steel
01 DEC 2021 6:44PM by PIB Delhi
State-wise Steel Plants

State-wise details of steel plants functioning in public and private sector producing crude steel, and which were operational in the country during 2020-21 are at Annexure.

Steel being a deregulated sector, specific decisions regarding setting up of the steel plants, modernisation and expansion of the steel plants are taken by individual steel companies/investors based on commercial considerations and market dynamics.

Details of production of crude steel by public and private sector in India during the last five years are given below:-

 

 

Year

Crude steel Production

Public Sector

Private Sector

Total

Qty.

(in mt)

Qty.

(in mt)

Qty.

(in mt)

2016-17

18.46

79.48

97.94

2017-18

19.75

83.38

103.13

2018-19

21.50

89.43

110.92

2019-20

20.90

88.23

109.14

2020-21

19.51

84.03

103.54

Source:  Joint Plant Committee (JPC); mt=million tonnes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annexure

Details of Statewise No. of Units (2020-21)

A.        PRIVATE SECTOR

 

B.        PUBLIC SECTOR

State

Units

 

State

Unit

Andhra Pradesh

24

 

Andhra Pradesh

1

Arunachal Pradesh

3

 

Chhattisgarh

1

Assam

6

 

Jharkhand

1

Bihar

13

 

Karnataka

1

Chhattisgarh

80

 

Odisha

1

Goa

10

 

Tamil Nadu

1

Gujarat

71

 

West Bengal

3

Haryana

14

 

Total

9

Himachal Pradesh

25

 

 

 

Jammu and Kashmir

8

 

 

 

Jharkhand

30

 

 

 

Karnataka

24

 

 

 

Kerala

29

 

 

 

Madhya Pradesh

9

 

 

 

Maharashtra

54

 

 

 

Meghalaya

5

 

 

 

Odisha

52

 

 

 

Punjab

114

 

 

 

Rajasthan

31

 

 

 

Tamil Nadu

90

 

 

 

Telangana

27

 

 

 

Tripura

1

 

 

 

Uttar Pradesh

46

 

 

 

Uttarakhand

39

 

 

 

West Bengal

39

 

 

 

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

10

 

 

 

Daman and Diu

3

 

 

 

Delhi

2

 

 

 

Total: Private Sector

869

 

 

 

Total: Public Sector

9

 

 

 

All Region Total

878

 

 

 

Source: Joint Plant Committee (JPC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This information was given by the Union Minister for Steel Shri Ram Chandra Prasad Singh in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

 

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M.V./S.K.