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Large Scale Industries of Pakistan
Name: Nameer S. Patel
Class : 10-T
Submitted to: Mr Kamran Qazi Table of Content SS No. TOPIC PAGE
1. Steel Mills 1
2. Cotton Textile Mills 2
3. Fertilizer Industry 4
4. Cement Industry 6
5. Sugar Mills 8
6. References 10
Steel Mill:
Importance: They produce flat steel products including billets, slabs, hot rolled coils , cold rolled coils, galvanized sheets/coins/formed sections and corrugated sheets. They are vital to the supply of high quality and cost effective steel products to the domestic market. Pakistan Steel’s constant efforts in continuous improvement and quality management have resulted in accreditation in ISO 9001, 14001, 17025, SA 8000 and OHSAS 18001.Problems: The withering ship-breaking industry, a source of scrap at Gadani, is costing the national economy much more than lost taxes as hundreds of steel rerolling and re-melting mills owe their very existence to the ship-breaking industry. These steel reinforcement bars are in turn consumed by the construction industry in the country. But there remains a dearth of quality steel products being manufactured locally. The per capita consumption of steel in Pakistan is 38 kg per annum as opposed to a global average of 198 kg per annum. This demonstrates the immense potential that Pakistan has to first become self sufficient in steel production and then focus on exporting quality steel products to the world on a similar model to that utilised by China and India and as a result increase its per capital consumption of steel which is a good indicator of meaningful infrastructural development. Location: Pakistan Steel is a leading steel producer which produces 1.1 million tonnes per year. It is strategically located 40km south east of Karachi in close vicinity to port Muhammad Bin Qasim, Pakistan Steel is a costal site which lies on the National Highway and is linked...

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