JSC "Severstal" this year has again become a major supplier of industrial projects for the alliance Renault-Nissan. The Company entered into a contract to supply metal for the period from March to August 2013. Thus, the "Severstal" has secured a leading position in the supply of Russian metal for foreign automakers localize its production in the Russian Federation. In 2013, the share of Cherepovets metal be 79% of the needs of enterprises in Russia. The share of "Severstal" in the metal market is 87%. In addition, the supply of the metal, the company will carry out work on the development of new steel grades and carry out trial supplies for the test run in preparation for the localization of future models of the alliance Renault-Nissan.
"Deliveries to foreign automakers that have production facilities in Russia are strategic direction for us, and we plan to increase its presence in this segment, jointly developing new grades and offering additional services", — says Director of Sales and Marketing Division, "Severstal Russian Steel "Dmitry Gorshkov.