Novolipetsk is the main production site of NLMK Group, Russia’s biggest producer of steel and high value added steel products and one of the world’s most efficient steelmakers. The site is the core of NLMK Group’s single international production chain, with assets in Russia, the EU, and the USA.

It’s currently the third largest steelmaker in Russia and specialises in flat steel products. NLMK’s high-quality steel products are used in several strategic sectors of the economy, from construction and machine-building to the production of energy equipment and large-diameter pipes.

Largest steel producer in 2015

12,99 m tonnes

18% of all the steel produced in Russia


+1%yoy



80% of NLMK Group’s steel output


Largest producer of high value added products

  • 24,9% – Share of the Russian CRC market
  • 19,5% – Share of the Russian HDG market
  • 19,4% – Share of the Russian pre-painted steel market
  • 60,4% - Share of the Russian transformer and dynamo steel market

Sales markets

  • 12,7m


    tonnes of products sold in 2016

  • 35%


    domestic sales in 2016

  • 60


    countries import products worldwide

* including NBH capacities

High level of corporate responsibility

  • 28k

    Employees of Novolipetsk

  • 46%

    Attended professional training sessions in 2015


  • Environmental investment

    3.1 RUR m

    +7%y-o-y

  • Specific atmospheric emissions

    21.27kg/t

    -0,9%y-o-y