FACTBOX – Liberty Steel Assets in UK, EU, Australia & USA
With a total rolling capacity of 20 million tonnes, 200+ manufacturing locations globally across 12 countries and more than 30,000 people employed, GFG
With a total rolling capacity of 20 million tonnes, 200+ manufacturing locations globally across 12 countries and more than 30,000 people employed, GFG Alliance’s claims of comprehensive product range includes iron ore and coking coal, recycled steel as well as semis, long and flat steel products and value added services.
According to Liberty Steel website
LIBERTY Steel UK is the third largest steel manufacturer in the country, with a footprint that covers ten sites across England, Scotland and Wales. It employs nearly 3,000 people and has an annual steel rolling capacity exceeding three million tonnes.
Hartlepool - SAW pipes
Teeside - Powder metals
Stocksbridge - Speciality steels
Rotherham - Speciality Steels Steel & Bars
Scunthorpe - Merchant Bars
Wednesbuty - Bright Bars
West Bromwich - Precision steel strip
Dalzell - Steel plate
Brinsworth - Narrow strip
Tredegar - Hollow section
Newport - Hot rolled coil
LIBERTY Steel in Europe has plants located in the Czech Republic, Romania, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy and North Macedonia. These operations employ over 14,000 people across seven steelworks and five service centres and have a combined annual rolling capacity of 10 million tonnes per annum.
Magona Italy - Hot-dip galvanized steel, pre-painted
Skopje North Macedonia - Cold rolled coils & sheets, hot dip galvanized coils & sheets, organic coated coils
Galati Romania - Heavy plates, hot rolled coils & sheets, pickled & oiled coils, cold rolled coils & sheets, hot dip galvanized coils & sheets, organic coated coils, LSAW Pipes
Ostrava Czech Republic - HRC, road barriers, merchant bar & sections, wire rods, tubular steels, mine supports
Hayange France - Rails
Ascoval France - steel blooms, billets
Liège-Dudelange Belgium - Hot dip galvanized, Aluzinc, Alsil
LIBERTY Steel Australia consists of its Primary Steel and Mining operations, based in Whyalla, South Australia, and Tahmoor, in NSW. Employing nearly 6,500 across more than 170 sites in Australia, it manufactures over 3 million tonnes of steel. Whyalla Steelworks is located at Whyalla in South Australia. It also includes its vertically integrated steel manufacturing business InfraBuild for reinforcing bar and wire products for construction applications, merchant bar, and speciality bar and wire for manufacturing applications.
LIBERTY Steel USA is one of the leading manufacturers of wire rod. Employing 1,500 people across 16 locations, LIBERTY Steel USA has an annual steel rolling capacity of over two million tonnes.
Las Cruces LEWP - Welded wire reinforcement mesh
Summerville LSTM - PC strand
Georgetown LSG - Billet (melting), wire rod, industrial wire
Peoria LSWP - Billet (melting), wire rod, industrial wire, agriculture fence products RedBrand
Chicago Heights IL LBP - Bar products
Upper Sandusky & Warren LEWP - Welded wire reinforcement mesh
Johnstown LJW - Industrial wire
In addition, Liberty has acquired Adhunik Metallics & Zion Steel in India and Andhra Pradesh has recently approved Liberty Steel India as the joint venture developer of AP High Grade Steels Ltd’s Kadappa steel plant.