JSW Steel Ltd., the flagship company of the JSW Group, is the largest integrated private steel manufacturer in India in terms of installed capacity. JSW’s history can be traced back to 1982, when the Jindal Group acquired Piramal Steel Limited, which operated a mini steel mill at Tarapur in Maharashtra and renamed it as Jindal Iron and Steel Company (JISCO). JSW Steel offers the entire gamut of steel products, pellets, slabs, HR coils/ sheets, HR plates, CR coils, Galvanized coils/ sheets, Colour coated coils/ sheets.
In 1994, in order to achieve the vision of moving up the value chain and building a strong, resilient company, Jindal Vijayanagar Steel (JVSL) was setup with its plant located at Toranagallu in the Bellary-Hospet area in the State of Karnataka, the heart of the high-grade iron ore belt and spread over 3,700 acres of land.
JSW Steel, is today one of the low cost steel producers in the world. It has grown to USD 2.50 billion in little over a decade. It is been ranked 2nd among top 32 ‘World Class’ steelmakers by World Steel Dynamic (June 2010).