Steel segment

EVRAZ is No. 1 among rail suppliers and the leader in the construction steel market in Russia. The Steel segment’s primary focus is producing steel in the CIS from closely located raw materials to serve the domestic infrastructure and construction market while maintaining export flexibility.

Our goals

  • Be a leader on the Russian construction steel market.
  • Secure a leadership position on the Russian rail market.
  • Be an efficient producer of steel products for infrastructure projects.

Production highlights

Crude steel
12,050kt
Iron ore products
14,205kt
Steel products
11,018kt
Vanadium slag
19,533kt

Sales highlightsSales to third parties only.

Finished products
6,158kt
Iron ore products
1,732kt
Semi-finished products
6,039kt
Vanadium final products
12,534kt

Financial highlights

Revenues
US$ 6,969 million
EBITDA
US$ 1,930 million
EBITDA margin
27.7%
CAPEX
US$ 401 million

Key assets

Mining operations

EVRAZ KGOK

EVRAZ KGOK is one of the Group’s core mining companies in Russia. Located in Sverdlovsk region, 140 kilometres from EVRAZ NTMK, EVRAZ KGOK mines titanomagnetite iron ore with vanadium content at the Gusevogorskoe deposit. The vanadium content makes it possible to produce high-strength grades of alloy steel. EVRAZ NTMK is a primary consumer of EVRAZ KGOK’s products. At the moment, EVRAZ KGOK uses three open pits to produce ore, which is then processed by its crushing, processing, sintering and pelletising plants. The final product, in the form of sinter and pellets, is loaded into railway cars and shipped to consumers, including those abroad.

Employees:
5,948
people
Capacity
60
million tonnes of ore per year
Proven and probable reserves:
9,734
million tonnes

EVRAZ ZSMK (mining operations)Former Evrazruda

EVRAZ ZSMK’s mining operations include several mining and processing facilities in Kemerovo region. It uses an underground mining process and most of the iron ore that it produces is consumed internally by its steelmaking operations. The mining complex includes the Tashtagol mine, the Gorno-Shorskaya mine, the Kazskaya mine, the Gurievsky open pit for limestone, as well as the Abagaturskaya Concentration and Sinter Plant.

Employees:
4,464
people
Capacity
9
million tonnes of ore per year
Proven and probable reserves:
141
million tonnes
Factory

Steelmaking operations

EVRAZ ZSMK (Russia)

EVRAZ ZSMK has five coke oven batteries and three blast furnaces in operation. For steelmaking, it has two oxygen converter shops, which consist of five basic oxygen furnaces. It also has an electric arc furnace. EVRAZ ZSMK operates one eight-strand continuous casting machine, which produces square billets, a two-strand continuous slab casting machine, and one four-strand continuous casting machine, which makes semi-finished products for the rail mill. Rolling facilities include a blooming mill, one medium-section 450 mill, two small-section 250 mills, one rail and structural steel mill, one sectional mill and two ball-rolling mills.

The EVRAZ ZSMK steel mill has its own coal washing plant for coking coal. It can also produce customised coking coal blends if necessary.

Employees:
18,067
people
Capacity
6.2
million tonnes of pig iron per year
7.7
million tonnes of crude steel per year

EVRAZ NTMK (Russia)

EVRAZ NTMK has coke and chemical production facilities, two blast furnaces, steelmaking facilities (one oxygen converter shop consisting of four LD converters), four continuous casters, seven rolling mills, as well as a power and heat generation plant.

Employees:
13,359
people
Capacity
4.9
million tonnes of pig iron per year
4.4
million tonnes of crude steel per year

EVRAZ Caspian Steel (Kazakhstan)

EVRAZ Caspian Steel has a light-section rolling mill.

Employees:
202
people
Capacity
450
thousand tonnes of rebars per year
Factory

Vanadium operations

EVRAZ Vanady Tula (Russia)

EVRAZ Vanady Tula is the largest European producer of vanadium pentoxide, ferrovanadium-50 and ferrovanadium-80, which are alloy additions used to manufacture extra high strength steel for various applications and titanium alloys. The site’s production and scientific resources make it possible to process any vanadium-containing materials and produce a wide range of products.

Its production facilities are in Tula, in the Tula region of Russia. EVRAZ Vanady Tula uses low-cost, highly efficient technology to process the vanadium slag produced by EVRAZ NTMK.

EVRAZ Nikom (Czech Republic)

EVRAZ Nikom produces ferroalloys and corundum material. It converts the vanadium oxide produced by EVRAZ Vanady Tula into ferrovanadium, the major vanadium product used by the steel industry to increase strength and hardness.

Trading companies

Trading Company EvrazHolding

Trading Company EvrazHolding is the largest Russian supplier of rolled steel and sells EVRAZ products in Russia and the CIS. It focuses on products for use in construction and engineering, rolled products for the transportation segment (rails, wheels and specialist products), as well as products for the mining and pipemaking sectors.

Employees:

EVRAZ East Metals

East Metals AG is a Swiss-based EVRAZ trading company, which is a sole distribution channel outside the CIS. Its main exports include semi-finished steel products (slab and square billet), long finished products (rail, beam, wire rod and rebar), pig iron, coking coal, vanadium products and iron ore pellets. A wide network of agencies and representative offices (including those in China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, the Philippines, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, etc) ensures proximity to clients in key markets.

EVRAZ Metall Inprom

EVRAZ Metall Inprom is a leading Russian steel provider for infrastructure projects and trader supplying rebar, profile, flat, tubular and rolled section steel manufactured by major plants in the CIS. The company’s major presence in various regions of Russia is supported by a branch network that includes 48 subdivisions, and EVRAZ Metall Inprom’s branches are advantageously located in the industrial centres of the central, south and north-west of Russia, in Chernozemye, Povolzhye, Siberia, the Urals and Russia’s Far East, as well as in Kazakhstan. Each subdivision’s product range is shaped subject to local demand. Also, a park of 120 metal processing machines allows us to satisfy the needs of those customers who needs a HVA products.