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Flat Steel Market by Type (Sheets & Strips, Plates), End User (Building & Infrastructure, Automotive & Other Transport, Mechanical Equipment), and Region (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, Middle East & Africa, South America) - Global Forecast to 2026

Flat Steel Market by Type (Sheets & Strips, Plates), End User (Building & Infrastructure, Automotive & Other Transport, Mechanical Equipment), and Region (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, Middle East & Africa, South America) - Global Forecast to 2026

Flat steel market is projected to reach USD 757.15 billion by 2026
The flat steel market is projected to reach USD 757.15 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 6.7% from 2016 to 2026. Increasing urban population, rapid industrialization, and increase in infrastructure investments are driving the demand for flat steel products. However, volatile prices of raw materials is expected to restrict market growth.

Based on type, the plates segment of the flat steel market is estimated to grow at a high rate during the forecast period
Plates are widely used for heavy and industrial activities such as construction of buildings, bridges, dams, ships, offshore structures, hydro power stations, storage tanks, boilers, pressure vessels, and machinery. Growing investments in building & infrastructure in emerging economies is expected to propel market growth for the plate segment of the flat steel market. In addition, introduction of high strength steel plate grades has increased the use of steel plates in the automotive sector.

Asia-Pacific projected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period
The Asia-Pacific flat steel market is anticipated to grow at the highest CAGR between 2016 and 2026. Growth of this market can be attributed to the increasing demand for flat steel from China and India. China, with growth in construction and automotive industries, is a major consumer of flat steel in the Asia-Pacific region. The India flat steel market is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

BREAKDOWN OF PROFILE OF PRIMARY PARTICIPANTS:
By Company Type: Tier 1 – 59%, Tier 2 – 18%, and Tier 3 – 23%
By Designation: C Level – 45%, Director Level – 23%, and Others – 32%
By Region: Asia-Pacific – 53%, Europe – 21%, North America – 16%, and Middle East & Africa – 10%

Major companies profiled in this report are ArcelorMittal (Luxembourg), POSCO (South Korea), Voestalpine AG (Austria), Essar Steel (India), ThyssenKrupp (Germany), United States Steel Corporation (U.S.), Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (Japan), Allegheny Technologies Inc. (U.S.), SSAB (Sweden), Hyundai Steel Co., Limited (South Korea), Tata Steel Limited (India), SAIL (India), and Essar Steel (India).

Research Coverage
This report offers an overview of market trends, drivers, and challenges with respect to the flat steel market. It also provides a detailed overview of the market across five regions, namely, Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. The report categorizes the flat steel market on the basis of type, end user, and region. A detailed analysis of leading players, along with key growth strategies adopted by them is also covered in the report.

Reasons to buy the report
This report covers the following key aspects:
Market size by 2026 and its growth rate
Key market trend
Factors expected to drive the market
Challenges that are expected to impact market growth
Key players in this market
Global report covers key regions such as North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, including major countries in these regions such as the U.S., China, India, Russia, and Germany


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • STUDY SCOPE
      • MARKETS COVERED
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • KEY DATA FROM SECONDARY SOURCES
      • KEY DATA FROM PRIMARY SOURCES
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION
      • ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET SNAPSHOT
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE FLAT STEEL MARKET
    • FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION
    • FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE
    • ASIA-PACIFIC FLAT STEEL MARKET
    • FLAT STEEL MARKET: EMERGING VS DEVELOPED COUNTRIES
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • EVOLUTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY TYPE
      • BY END USER
      • BY REGION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
        • Table POPULATION DISTRIBUTION
        • Table GROSS NATIONAL INCOME PER CAPITA (USD), 2010-2015
      • RESTRAINTS
    • COST STRUCTURE ANALYSIS
      • Table CONVERSION COSTS FOR STEEL PRODUCTION
      • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET - COST STRUCTURE ANALYSIS
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • REVENUE POCKET MATRIX
    • ECONOMIC INDICATORS
      • INDUSTRY OUTLOOK
        • Table INTERNATIONAL CAR SALES OUTLOOK
      • COUNTRY OUTLOOK
        • Table DEMAND FORECAST FOR FINISHED STEEL PRODUCTS
        • Table GDP GROWTH (2015) AND COUNTRY-WISE IMPORT & EXPORT OF FLAT STEEL
  • FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SIZE AND PROJECTION
      • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • SHEETS & STRIPS
      • Table SHEETS & STRIPS: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table SHEETS & STRIPS: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • PLATES
      • Table PLATES: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table PLATES: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
  • FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • BUILDING & INFRASTRUCTURE
      • Table BUILDING & INFRASTRUCTURE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table BUILDING & INFRASTRUCTURE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • AUTOMOTIVE & OTHER TRANSPORT
      • Table AUTOMOTIVE & OTHER TRANSPORT: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table AUTOMOTIVE & OTHER TRANSPORT: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT
      • Table MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION )
    • OTHERS
      • Table OTHERS: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table OTHERS: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION )
  • REGIONAL ANALYSIS
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table CHINA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table JAPAN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table INDIA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • TAIWAN
        • Table TAIWAN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table TAIWAN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • AUSTRALIA
        • Table AUSTRALIA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table AUSTRALIA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD BILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table GERMANY: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table FRANCE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table U.K.: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table SPAIN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table ITALY: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • UKRAINE
        • Table UKRAINE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table UKRAINE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • BELGIUM
        • Table BELGIUM: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table BELGIUM: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • THE NETHERLANDS
        • Table THE NETHERLANDS: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table THE NETHERLANDS: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • RUSSIA
        • Table RUSSIA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table RUSSIA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table U.S.: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table CANADA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table MEXICO: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • REST OF NORTH AMERICA
        • Table REST OF NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table REST OF NORTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • IRAN
        • Table IRAN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table IRAN: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • KSA
        • Table KSA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table KSA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • UAE
        • Table UAE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table UAE: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • EGYPT
        • Table EGYPT: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table EGYPT: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • ISRAEL
        • Table ISRAEL: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table ISRAEL: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
    • SOUTH AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY TYPE, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: AMERICA FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table BRAZIL: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table ARGENTINA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • VENEZUELA
        • Table VENEZUELA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table VENEZUELA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
      • REST OF SOUTH AMERICA
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (KILOTONS)
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: FLAT STEEL MARKET, BY END USER, 2014-2026 (USD BILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
      • AGREEMENTS & COLLABORATIONS: THE MOST POPULAR GROWTH STRATEGY
    • GROWTH STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY THE COMPANY BETWEEN JANUARY 2011 AND SEPTEMBER 2016
    • FLAT STEEL MARKET SHARE, BY COMPANIES, 2015
    • MAXIMUM DEVELOPMENTS IN 2014
    • AGREEMENTS & COLLABORATION
      • Table AGREEMENTS & COLLABORATIONS, 2011-2016
    • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
      • Table MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2011-2016
    • EXPANSIONS
      • Table EXPANSIONS, 2011-2016
    • NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS
      • Table NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS, 2011-2016
    • JOINT VENTURES
      • Table JOINT VENTURES, 2011-2016
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • ARCELORMITTAL
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ESSAR STEEL
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • POSCO
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • UNITED STATES STEEL CORPORATION
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • THYSSENKRUPP AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • VOESTALPINE GROUP
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • STEEL AUTHORITY OF INDIA LIMITED
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SSAB
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL CORPORATION
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENT
      • MNM VIEW
    • TATA STEELS LIMITED
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ALLEGHENY TECHNOLOGIES
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • HYUNDAI STEEL CO., LTD
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • HADEED SAUDI IRON & STEEL COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES OFFERED
    • SHAABAN STEEL CO. LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES OFFERED
    • ANGANG STEEL COMPANY LIMITED
      • OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • MNM VIEW
    • HEBEI PUYONG STEEL GROUP
    • JIANGSU SHAGANG INTERNATIONAL TRADE CO., LTD.
    • JFE STEEL CORPORATION
    • NUCOR CORPORATION
    • CHINA STEEL CORPORATION
    • METINVEST HOLDING LLC
    • SEVERSTAL JSC
    • JSW STEEL
    • NOVOLIPETSK STEEL (NLMK)
    • GERDAU S.A.
    • CITIC
    • WUHAN IRON AND STEEL CORPORATION
    • SHANDONG IRON AND STEEL GROUP
  • APPENDIX
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS
    • AUTHOR DETAILS

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