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Bulk Steel Alloys Research Suite

Gain clarity of the ferrous alloy industry with our in-depth market research on bulk steel alloys.

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What is Bulk Steel Alloys Research Suite?

Access unmatched analysis of the entire ferrous alloy industry with our bulk steel alloys research suite. Our steel alloys market research covers long-term supply, demand and price forecasts, analysis, and market reports to help make informed decisions, mitigate risk, and capitalise on opportunities. 

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Features and workflows

Understand the bulk steel alloys market with fundamental and cross-cutting analysis across chromium, manganese, and silicon.

  • Enhance understanding of risks and opportunities. 
  • Obtain a comprehensive analysis of emerging global trends. 
  • Identify cost competitiveness drivers from key asset-level data. 
  • Value existing assets and assess the impact of new projects on the industry cost curve. 
  • Analyse competitor assets for acquisition opportunities and benchmark against peers to gauge competitive positioning. 

Comprehensive Market Outlooks  

Strategic Planning Outlook to give you a comprehensive view of global and regional markets for the next 30 years, with data and analysis to 2050.  

Investment Horizon Outlook analyses the investment landscape and market implications for current and anticipated investments for the next 10 years, with data to 2050. 

Monthly short-term market outlook on supply, demand, trade, and price forecasts for the next 2 years.  

Chromium Cost & Asset Analysis 

Gain insight into the cost makeup of the entire chromium supply chain and the operating costs associated with the production of chromium concentrates and ferrochrome. 

Outlooks for capacity, production, and operating costs to 2040. 

Individual profiles for each asset, industry cost curves and plant-by-plant benchmarking analysis for multiple producers of projects. 

Stay Informed 

Access to tailored insights into key market themes and our global team of Wood Mackenzie analysts. 

Corporate Strategy / Asset Acquisition  

Perform detailed analyses of competitor assets to identify potential acquisition targets and assess strategic fit for expansion. 

Conduct financial modelling and cost-benefit analysis to evaluate existing assets and the impact of new projects on the industry cost structure. 


Compare performance metrics against industry peers to identify strengths and weaknesses and develop strategies to improve competitive positioning. 

Analyse operational metrics to assess efficiency and identify competitive drivers, enabling targeted improvements to maintain a competitive edge. 

Strategic Resourcing and Planning 

Gather and analyse comprehensive data on mining assets, companies, and countries to gain insights into market dynamics and identify trends. 

Analyse cost structures and resource allocation to inform strategic planning, optimise costs, and enhance overall business strategies. 

Wood Mackenzie is the leading global data and analytics company for the energy transition. A trusted partner for over 50 years, our team has over 2,400 experts across more than 30 global locations who cover the entire supply chain. Our people and products help businesses and governments navigate significant challenges and make informed decisions to gain a competitive edge.

Frequently asked questions

Here you’ll find answers to the most common questions you may have on Bulk Steel Alloys Research Suite.

Designed for a diverse range of professionals and organisations in the ferrous alloy industry seeking reliable data, analysis, insights, and tools to navigate the complexities of the landscape. This includes steel producers, ferrous alloy manufacturers and fabricators, commercial strategists, business development managers, supply chain and procurement managers. 

Access to accurate and reliable market analysis is crucial in remaining competitive amid global economic uncertainties, we provide you with detailed insights into supply, demand, and price trends, enabling you to anticipate market movements and make informed strategic decisions.

Our framework is based on an integrated analysis of mining and metals’ interdependencies across energy and natural resources sectors to give you the most comprehensive knowledge you need to succeed.

Our Bulk Steel Alloys Research Suite provides you with individual asset reports and tools including cost curves and analysis to empower you to thrive in a competitive landscape. Use it to: 

  • Benchmarking against competitors to optimise costs and margins. 

  • Identify risks, opportunities, and operational efficiencies to enhance profitability. 

  • Value existing assets and assess the effect of new projects on the industry cost curve. 

Get in touch now

Whether you’re looking for the information and analysis you need to better evaluate opportunities, benchmark your performance against your peers or stay ahead of new trends as they emerge globally, our experts are on hand to guide you through the ways in which our world-leading bulk steel alloys research suite will work best for you.

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