Global presence


Essar Group is a diversified business corporation with a balanced portfolio of assets in the manufacturing and services sectors of steel, oil and gas, power, communications, shipping ports and logistics, and construction. We believe in seizing opportunities to expand our reach.

Total annual revenues of over US$35 billion, employing 60,000 people across 29 countries

Total revenues amount to over US$35 billion, with the group’s portfolio of companies employing over 60,000 people across 29 countries.

Essar purchased Stanlow in August 2011 and continues to make significant capital investments in the site.

Essar began as a construction company in 1969 and since then has diversified into manufacturing, services and retail. Over the last decade, it has grown through strategic global acquisitions and partnerships, through greenfield and brownfield development projects, or by capturing new markets and discovering new raw material sources.

Today, Essar continues to expand its global footprint, focusing on markets in Asia, Africa, Europe, the Americas and Australia. Essar invests significantly in the latest technology to drive forward and backward integration in its businesses, and to leverage synergies between them. It also focuses on inhouse research and innovation to be a low cost manufacturer with high quality products and innovative customer offerings.


Essar Steel

Essar Steel is a global producer of steel with operations in India, Canada, USA, the Middle East and Asia.

Essar Energy

Essar Energy is a world-class, low cost, integrated energy company focused on India and positioned to capitalize on India’s rapidly growing energy demand. It has an established track-record and assets worth US$12 billion across the power and oil and gas industries.

Essar Power

Essar Power, amongst India’s largest power generation companies in the private sector, has a total installed generation capacity of 3,940 MW.

Essar Oil

Essar Oil operates a fully integrated oil company of international size and scale.


Essar has a strong foundation in infrastructure projects, with proven capability in managing ports and handling large, complex engineering, procurement and construction projects.


Essar Ports Limited is one of India’s largest operators of ports and provides port and terminal services for liquid, dry bulk, break bulk and general cargo.


With over four decades of experience in project execution and delivery, Essar Projects has played a defining role in the engineering and construction sector in India and abroad.


Essar offers a wide portfolio of services that cater to diverse sectors that include shipping, business process outsourcing, telecom and realty.


Essar Shipping's integrated business model provides end-to-end logistics, shipping and oilfield services to its customers in a very cost effective manner.

Technology & Outsourcing

Catering to Fortune 500 companies from across the world, Aegis and AGC Networks are global solutions providers in business process optimisation.


Essar has over 600 telecom retail outlets in India.


Set up in 2007, Equinox, our realty business is led by a strong team of experienced professionals with extensive cross-functional and technical expertise.