Khorasan Steel Complex Khuzestan

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Khorasan Steel Complex Khuzestan (مجتمع فولاد خراسان (سهامی عام) (‎Persian)) (also known as KSCCO) is a 1500-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) direct reduced iron-electric arc furnace (DRI-EAF) steel plant in Razavi Khorasan, in Iran. Khorasan Steel Complex Khuzestan operates a direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF).


The map below shows the exact location of the steel plant in Nishapur, in Iran.

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Khorasan Steel Complex has been listed on the Tehran Stock Exchange since January 1991.[1]

Plant Details

  • Alternative plant names: KSCCO
  • Other language plant name: مجتمع فولاد خراسان (سهامی عام) (‎Persian)
  • Location: Neishabur-Firouzeh Road, Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran
  • GPS Coordinates: 36.343459, 58.673691 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[1]
  • Start year: 2001
  • State-owned entity status: full[1]
  • State-owned entity department: Ministry of Industries and Mines[1]
  • Parent company: National Iranian Steel Co [100%][1]
  • Parent company PermID: 5001423350 [100%]
  • Owner: Khorasan Steel Complex Co[2]
  • Owner company PermID: 5001102884
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 1500.0
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 1500[3]
    • Pellets: 2500[4]
  • Crude Iron production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 1800
    • Sponge iron/Direct reduced iron: 1800[4]
  • Steel product category: crude; semi-finished[1]
  • Steel products: rebar, billets, DRI, HBI[1]
  • Main production equipment: direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF)[4]
  • Detailed production equipment: pelletizing plant (began in 2018); 2 DRI plants (plant #1 (began in Feb 2010), plant #2 (began in 2011)); 2 EAF (EAF#1, EAF#2 (began in 2017))[4]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 National Iranian Steel Company at a Glance, NISCO, Retrieved on: Jul. 14, 2020
  2. Khorasan Steel at a glance, Khorasan Steel Complex Co., Retrieved on: Jul. 14, 2020
  3. Iranian national steel organization, 2018. A comprehensive study of Iranian steel industry. Page 123.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 History, Khorasan Steel Complex Co., Retrieved on: Jul. 14, 2020

Other resources

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