BlueScope Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Metals/miningCompany

BlueScope has acquired 11 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 2 assets.

BlueScope’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired IMSA Steel for $730M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2007, when it sold Oldcastle Glass Engineered Products to Oldcastle for $190M. BlueScope has acquired in 5 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include metals/mining (37%) and building materials (19%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity13
    • M&A Buy Activity11
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 10

BlueScope

BlueScope Steel Ltd.

88 Ricketts Road,
Mount Waverley, VIC 3149
Australia,
61 3 8540 8600
www.bluescope.com

BlueScope is largest steel manufacturer. BlueScope was founded in 1885 and is based in Mount Waverley, Australia.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 9 1 - - 1 - 11
vol $1.6B $30M $240M $1.9B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $349M $349M
  13

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
MetalX - Ferrous Recycling Business 2021-11-05 240M USD Divestiture
Waterloo, Indiana
YKGI Holdings Berhad - Manufacturing Facility 2018-11-05 30M AUD Divestiture
, Malaysia
North Star BlueScope Steel LLC 2015-10-25 - Stake Purchase
Delta, Ohio · www.nsbhp.com
NZ downstream long products - Fletcher Building Ltd. 2014-06-03 - Divestiture
Auckland, New Zealand
Fielders and Orrcon businesses - Hills Ltd. 2014-02-28 80M USD Divestiture
Sydney, Australia
Pacific Steel business - Fletcher Building Ltd. 2014-02-24 76M NZD Divestiture
Auckland, New Zealand
OneSteel sheet and coil processing and distribution businesses 2013-10-14 - Divestiture
Sydney, Australia
Taharoa Iron Sand Business - BlueScope Steel Ltd. 2008-08-27 159M NZD Divestiture
Melbourne, Australia
IMSA Steel Corp. 2008-02-14 730M USD Divestiture
Kalama, Washington
Smorgon Steel’s metal distribution business - Smorgon Steel Group Ltd. 2007-08-03 498M AUD Divestiture
Melbourne, Australia
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Metals/Mining 4 (36%) 1.4B (75%) 1 (50%) 159M (46%)
Building Materials 2 (18%) - 1 (50%) 190M (54%)
Construction 1 (9%) 204M (11%) - -
Distribution 1 (9%) - - -
Environmental 1 (9%) 240M (13%) - -
Manufacturing 1 (9%) 30M (2%) - -
Oil/Gas Exploration 1 (9%) - - -
Total 11 $1.9B 2 $349M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 5 1.2B 1 190M
  Texas 1 - 1 190M
  Washington 1 730M - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  Missouri 1 204M - -
  Indiana 1 240M - -
Australia 3 578M 1 159M
New Zealand 2 76M - -
Malaysia 1 30M - -
Domestic 3 (27%) 578M (31%) 1 (50%) 159M (46%)
Cross-border 8 (73%) 1.3B (69%) 1 (50%) 190M (54%)
Total 11 $1.9B 2 $349M

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 4 $1.7B
< $100M 3 $186M
TOTAL $1.9B
Largest IMSA Steel Corp.
$730M (2008-02-14)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $349M
TOTAL $349M
Largest Oldcastle Glass Engineered Products, Inc.
$190M (2007-06-27)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
82%
9 (82%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 (100%)

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