Primary steel production
Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: Arya Iron & Steel Company, belonging to the Arya Group
Project: Plans capacity expansion of its integrated steel unit
Location: Matkambeda Industrial Estate, dist. Keonjhar, Orissa
Current Status: The expansion of the project will be implemented in 2 phases. Phase-I will consist of a 0.1 MTPA High Grade Pure Iron Nuggets (HGPIN) plant. Machinery has been ordered for phase-I and will arrive at site by next month. Work on phase-I is expected to commence in May 2014 and is planned for completion in 18 months thereafter. Phase-II will consist of a 0.1 MTPA billets plant, which is in planning stage. Machinery is yet to be ordered for phase-II. Phase-II is planned for completion in 18 months from zero date. The existing plant consists of a 1.2 MTPA iron ore pellet plant. The company also plans a rolling mill, a power project, etc, in future.