Hyundai Steel

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Hyundai Steel Co., Ltd.
Traded asKRX: 004020
ISINKR7004020004 Edit this on Wikidata
Founded1953; 67 years ago (1953)
Area served
Key people
Seung Ha Park (CEO)
RevenueIncreaseUS$ 14.4 Billion (2016)[1]
Won 1,304,161 million (2011)[1]
IncreaseUS$ 706 Million (2016)
ParentHyundai Motor Group

Hyundai Steel Co., Ltd, or HSC (formerly known as Hyundai INI Steel, and before that, Incheon Iron & Steel Co., Ltd.) is a steel making company headquartered in Incheon and Seoul, South Korea, and a member of the Hyundai Motor Group. Established in 1953, it is the oldest steel making company in Korea.[2]

Hyundai Steel is the world's second largest EAF steel producer.[citation needed] Hyundai Steel produces a wide variety of products ranging from H-beams, rail and reinforcing bars, to hot coil, cold rolled steel and stainless cold rolled sheet. Currently, Hyundai Steel operates six factories in the Incheon, Dangjin, Pohang, Suncheon, Ulsan provinces of Korea and in China's Chungdo province.

In addition to Hyundai Steel, the Hyundai-Kia Motor group includes steel companies such as Hyundai Special Steel and BNG Steel Co., Ltd. (formerly Sammi Steel Co., Ltd.). Hyundai Steel uses the EAF and green field three blast furnaces process to manufacture crude steel while BNG is stainless cold rolling mills.

Hyundai Steel, in 2004, had purchased the facilities of the defunct Hanbo Steel in Dangjin. They have taken the once rundown steel company and has refurnished its long product and cold-rolling facilities. Hyundai green field Dangjin blast furnace with 4,000m^2 extra-large one is the first in Korea. Currently HSC is operating three blast furnaces of 4 million[clarification needed] annual capacity totaling 12 million[clarification needed] crude steel green field facility at Dangjin blast furnace steel complexes. The total annual capacity of the company reaches 24 million tonnes per annum including two EAF plants of Incheon and Pohang ex-Gangwon industrial plant. Incheon long product, 2 million H-beam mill the largest in the world,[citation needed] stainless steel cold rolling mill & EAF plant, Pohang EAF and structurals, rail plant and 1.2 million Suncheon cold rolling mill and 1 million ton annual capacity 24 inch diameter steel line pipe plant at Ulsan - the largest single pipe plant in South Korea.[citation needed]

Hyundai Hysco as subsidiary, [3] and the Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group will become the only car maker with an in-house steel mill to supply steel sheets for the production of automobiles.

See History of Hyundai Steel from 1953.

Major competitors[edit]

Hyundai Steel's major competitors include:

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  1. ^ a b "Financials". Hyundai Steel. Archived from the original on 15 April 2014. Retrieved 10 March 2013.
  2. ^ "Hyundai Steel debuts 'H-Solution' to introduce future-oriented vehicle materials". 코리아포스트(영문) (in Korean). 2019-07-12. Retrieved 2020-01-28.
  3. ^ "Hyundai Steel Web Site". Hyundai Steel. Retrieved 21 October 2015.[permanent dead link]

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