Baku Steel Company steel plant

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Baku Steel Company steel plant (Бакинский сталелитейный завод (Russian)) is a 1000 thousand tonnes per annum (TTPA) electric arc furnace (EAF) steel plant operating in Baku, Narimanov, Azerbaijan.


The map below shows the location of the steel plant in Baku, Narimanov, Azerbaijan.

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  • Location: 15 Mir-Jalal (Darnagul), Narimanov district, Baku, Azerbaijan AZ1029[1]
  • Coordinates (WGS 84): 40.431360, 49.886867 (exact)


The Baku steel plant started production in 2001 and is an important economic force in Azerbaijan.[2] The head of the company Rasim Mammadov was arrested in February 2021 over embezzlement charges and a new leader, Kamal Mirsahib oglu Ibrahim, stepped in shortly thereafter.[3][4][5]

Plant Details

Table 1: General Plant Details

Plant status Start date Workforce size
operating[6] 2001[6] 1500[7]

Table 2: Ownership and Parent Company Information

Parent company Parent company PermID Owner Owner company PermID
Baku Steel Company MMJ [100%][8] 5040196031 [100%] Baku Steel Company MMJ[8] 5040196031

Table 3: Process and Products

Steel product category Steel products Steel sector end users Main production equipment Detailed production equipment
semi-finished; finished rolled[9][10] billet; rebar; rolled wire; angle; channel; double T-iron; square; rod; round billet; seamless and spiral-seam pipes[9][10] building and infrastructure; energy; tools and machinery; transport[11][10] electric arc furnace (EAF)[10] Scrap-based EAF; 70-tonne and 60-tonne EAF (2 EAFs)[12][10]

Table 4: Crude Steel Production Capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):

Electric arc furnace steelmaking capacity Nominal crude steel capacity (total)
1000 TTPA[10] 1000 TTPA

Table 5: Actual Crude Steel Production by Year (thousand tonnes per annum):

Year BOF Production EAF Production OHF Production Total (all routes)
2021 750 TTPA[13][14] 750 TTPA

Articles and Resources


  1. Archived from the original on 2022-03-18. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. "History". Baku Steel Company.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. "Baku Steel Company Has New Leadership". Turan. March 9, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. "What Is Background to Rasim Mammadov Case?". Turan. February 3, 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. "Baku Steel Company appoints new director to replace Mammadov, who was arrested the day before » Metallurgprom". Metallurgprom. Retrieved 2023-04-25.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Archived from the original on 2021-10-07. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. Archived from the original on 2021-06-17. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. 8.0 8.1 Archived from the original on 2021-10-07. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. 9.0 9.1 Archived from the original on 2022-03-19. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 Archived from the original on 2021-10-06. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
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  12. Archived from the original on 2021-10-21. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  13. Archived from the original on 2022-10-21. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
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