Indian stainless steel: More horn less brake - please

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Building on information gathered during a research visit to India in October, this insight offers a timely review of recent developments in India’s stainless melting sector and the impact it will continue to have on nickel demand going forward.

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Table of contents

  • Executive summary
  • Go your own way
  • Don’t stop
  • Never going back again
  • Conclusion

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This report includes 7 images and tables including:


  • Indian stainless steel demand growth: second only to China
  • India's 200 series dominance: portion in melt product mix by country in 2013 (%)
  • India's stainless growth: melt product by type and average nickel content
  • India's stainless growth enabled by nickel raw material imports


  • Meet the family: India's stainless answers to nickel deprivation (content %)
  • Recent additions to stainless melting capacity: room for many, but perhaps not for all (kt)
  • India's faith in stainless materials: key end use sector statistics (%)

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