Steel, Metals & Alloys

At IDS, metals and alloys are one of the major areas of expertise. IDS have served its clients by carrying out research on pattern of consumption of major steel consumers as well as long and short term determinants of demand. IDS help its clients understand the dynamics of markets that are domestically and globally interlinked. IDS have executed over five hundred assignments in the metal & alloy sector across the country and have assisted our clients in decision making, market entry and diversification strategy, demand supply analysis, industrial location analysis and consumer mapping etc. IDS have catered during its market study work extent the entire metal value chain covering Ores, Primary metals and value added products to downstream products across most ferrous and non-ferrous metals & alloys.

Companies experience and expertise cover both domestic and international markets.

    • Alloy & Special Steels
    • Stainless Steels (Flat as well as Long Products)
    • Mild Steel (Flat as well as Long Products)
    • High, Medium and Low Carbon Flat Steel Products
    • Tinplate, Silicon Steel Sheets
    • Primary Aluminium including values added products
    • Castings & Forging
    • Pumps
    • Hand Tools
    • Seamless Tubes
    • CRF Sections Pipes & Tubes
    • Ductile Iron Spun Pipes
    • Welded Pipes (ERW, LSAW and HSAW)

Recent Key Stories

  • Demand Availability study for various categories of steel products for large ISPs in the Eastern Region. Based on these studies, a major extension of the plant capacities has already been implemented
  • Market studies for alloys and special steels. A number of projects in 300 to 500 KTPA capacities have been set up in the eastern, southern and western regions of the country.
  • Ongoing project of seamless steel tubes in Southern India having capacity of 400 KTPA
  • Demand availability analysis for setting up 600 KTPA TMT plant in one of the neighboring country
  • Identification of customer for tinplate, tin free steel (TFS) and tin black plate (TMBP) in India.
  • Market strategies for upcoming silicon steel plant in India
  • Market studies for selected steel products for various companies located in South East-Asia and Middle East countries
  • An assessment for setting up cold rolled formed sections unit for leading private company in Eastern India
  • Identification of downstream facilities for a aluminum plant in India