During the quarter under review, the company's sales and production is as followsOut of total pipe sales of ~170216 tons, ~5000 tons is contributed by LSAW pipes, ~ 148000 tons of HSAW and ~17000 tons of ERW pipes.The company, on the other hand, produced 26000 tons of LSAW, 112000 tons of HSAW and 19000 tons to ERW pipes. On quarterly basisthe company's capacity utilization has been around 30% for LSAW, 50% for HSAW and again 30% on ERW pipe segment respectively. Platedivision's utilization rate has been 24%, however, this division has newly been operational and we expect the utilization rate to go upsignificantly in FY11.The company's order book position stands at Rs. 6600 crores, the breakup of the same is presented in the following chart:In terms of value, HSAW pipe order book stands at Rs. 5000 crore, LSAW at Rs. 900 crore, ERW at Rs. 160 crore, Rs. 100 crore in externalplate, Rs. 500 crore for coating.In terms of volume, the current order book of Rs. 6600 crore constitutes of 7,60,000 tons of pipes and 1,00,000 tons of plates.
Sales Volume (in tons)Total Pipe (Cons)Plate ExternalPlate internalTotal plateProduction Volume (in tons)Total Pipes ConsolidatedPlatesQ3FY10
Welspun Gujarat Stahl Rohren Ltd.
27 JANUARY, 2010
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Order Book Composition
HSAW, 640000ERW, 25000ExternalPlates, 40000
Order Book Composition (in tons)