Global demand for steel has continued to grow in spite of the subdued economy worldwide. While the global economic downturn challenged the steel industry in terms of declining output, the industry remains on trajectory towards strong growth to 2020. The industry faces a main challenge of maintaining its profit margins while dealing with high input costs along with raw material costs.
This research analyzes the global steel industry in its report Analyzing the Global Steel Industry 2016. The analysis of the global steel industry includes an industry overview, value and volume analysis, industry segmentation through geography, globalization and consolidation in the global steel industry and an analysis of the drivers in the steel industry such as raw materials, products, prices, etc.
Industry challenges and an industry outlook to 2020 is included in the report. A Porter's Five Forces Framework analysis on the global steel industry looks further at the competitive scenario in the global steel industry.
Major industry players such as ArcelorMittal, Baosteel, Nippon Steel, and others are analyzed in the report through a company profile, an analysis of their businesses, a financial analysis and a SWOT analysis.
Key Topics Covered:
A. Executive Summary
B. Industry Definition
C. Global Steel Industry
D. Global Steel Industry: Porter's Five Forces Framework Analysis
E. Analysis of Key Markets
F. Major Industry Players
- AK Steel Holding Corporation - ArcelorMittal - Baosteel Group Corporation - Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation - JFE Holdings, Inc. - Evraz Plc - Severstal OAO - POSCO - Nucor Corporation - ThyssenKrupp AG - Ternium S.A. - Tata Steel - Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) - United States Steel Corporation - AFV Acciaierie Beltrame S.p.A. - BlueScope Steel Limited - China Steel Corporation - Dongbu Steel - Dongkuk Steel Mill - E United Group - Essar Steel Algoma - Feng Hsin Iron & Steel Co Ltd - Feralpi Holding S.p.A. - Hebei Iron and Steel Company Limited - Hyundai Steel Company - ISD DUNAFERR Co. Ltd - Jiangsu Shagang Group - JSW Steel Limited - Rautaruukki Corporation - Riva Group - Salzgitter AG - Shougang Corporation - Trinecke Zelezarny a. s. - Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais S.A. - Wuhan Iron and Steel Co.