JSW Steel has reported 13.71 lakh tonnes crude steel production in April 2021, registering a fall of 5% as compared to 14.46 lakh tonnes in March 2021. Out of the total output, the production of rolled products (flat) stood at 9.57 lakh tonnes and the production of rolled products (long) stood at 3.37 lakh tonnes in April.
The average capacity utilisation was 91% during the month of April, 2021 as against 96% in March 2021. The capacity utilization was lower sequentially in April 2021 due to priority in supply of Liquid oxygen for medical purposes over augmenting steel production. During April 2021, over 20000 tonnes of liquid oxygen for medical purposes was supplied from the Steel Complexes of the Company.
JSW Steel is one of the largest steel manufacturing companies in India having units in Karnataka and Maharashtra producing crude steel, long steel and flat steel products.