About Nippon Steel

Nippon Steel is a world-leading integrated steel producer, and contributes to society by providing excellent products and services.

Nippon Steel makes a wide range of value-added steel products, in more than 15 countries in addition to its 12 steelworks in Japan. It has identified three business fields as strategic areas: high-grade steel products for automobiles; resources and energy; and civil engineering, construction and railways. It conducts research and development at three major centres, and seven laboratories at steelworks, all in Japan.

Nippon Steel is a holding company for four businesses: steelmaking and steel fabrication, engineering and construction, chemicals and materials, and system solutions. The group employs over 105,700 people. Nippon Steel posted revenue of ¥6,177 billion and operating profit of ¥265 billion for the year ended March 31, 2019. In the same year, Nippon Steel produced 47.8 million tonnes of crude steel.

The company strives to achieve industry-leading standards in efficiency, quality and transparency and constantly seeks to enhance corporate governance, with the ultimate aim of achieving sustainable improvement in corporate value and earning the trust of society.


Million tonnes of crude steel production in 2019




Countries with crude steel production or steel finishing facilities