Statistics

Pellet Production in India last 4 Years (Source : Data Base of Industry Report)

  • 2013-14  :  34 Million Tonnes
  • 2014-15  :  37 Million Tonnes
  • 2015-16 :   47 Million Tonnes *
    (Sent by Shri Sanjay Chakraberty, Mines & Minerals and Business Intelligence, Jindal Steel & Power Limited) 
  • 2016-17 :   48.5 Million Tonnes

Pellet Exports in Last 3 Years (Source : Ministry of Commerce, Government of India)

Quantity in Thousands

  • 2013-14  :   1,71,297 Tonnes
  • 2014-15  :    7,58,310 Tonnes
  • 2015-16  :    6,94,710 Tonnes 
  • 2016-17  :    8,81,500 Tonnes
  • 2017-18  :    4,97,855 Tonnes (April to October)

Pellet Import in Last 6 Years (Source: Ministry of Commerce, Government of India)

  • 2012-13  : 14,73,700 Tonnes
  • 2013-14  : 2,97,090  Tonnes
  • 2014-15  : 6,56,310  Tonnes
  • 2015-16  : 2,78,790  Tonnes
  • 2016-17  : 3,91,490  Tonnes
  • 2017-18  : 235,710   Tonnes  (April – October)

Consolidated figures for all over India (2016-17)

  • Iron ore (Fines/Lump) Production    : 190.94 Million Tonnes (Source: SteelMint)
  • Iron ore (Fines/Lump) Import            :    5.79 Million Tonnes  (Source: SteelMint)
  • Iron ore (Fines/Lump) Export            :  24.22 Million Tonnes  (Source: SteelMint)

2015-2016 (Source: Pellet Manufacturers’ Association of India members)

Consolidated figures for all PMAI members

  • Pellet Production         : 27,594,813 Tonnes
  • Captive Consumption :16,903,771 Tonnes
  • Domestic Sales            :   95,42,126 Tonnes
  • Exports                          :   6,90,467  Tonnes

2016-17 (Source: Pellet Manufacturers’ Association of India)

Consolidated figures for all PMAI members

  • Pellet Production        :  36.15 Million Tonnes
  • Captive Consumption :  20.86 Million Tonnes
  • Total Sales                    :  15.31 Million Tonnes

2017-18 (Source: Pellet Manufacturers’ Association of India)

Consolidated figures for all PMAI members

  • Pellet Production         :  41.64 Million Tonnes
  • Captive Consumption :   21.13 Million Tonnes
  • Total Sales                    :   21.11 Million Tonnes  

2018-19 (Source: Pellet Manufacturers’ Association of India) 

Consolidated Figures upto 26.9.2018 : Pending Pellet details from 11 members

  • Pellet Production         :   12.63 Million Tonnes
  • Captive Consumption :      8.07 Million Tonnes
  • Total Sales                    :      4.62 Million Tonnes