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This is the right time to make investment: Seshagiri Rao, JSW Steel

Demand will be robust and India will quickly recover from Covid impact, he says

Seshagiri Rao, joint managing director, and group chief financial officer of JSW Steel
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Seshagiri Rao, joint managing director, JSW Steel

Ishita Ayan Dutt Mumbai
JSW Steel is drawing up a growth plan that will take its capacity to 38 million tonnes by 2024 from 23 million tonnes currently. In an interview, Seshagiri Rao, joint managing director and group chief financial officer, JSW Steel, tells Ishita Ayan Dutt that demand will be robust and India will quickly recover from Covid impact. Edited excerpts: 


JSW recorded its best performance in Q4FY21, but steel prices in China appear to be correcting. What is the outlook on demand?

Structurally, the demand is quite strong, including in China. The kind of increase that China has seen, particularly on

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First Published: May 23 2021 | 1:39 PM IST

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