The world's leading steel producer, ArcelorMittal owns the only steel plant in Spain in Asturias where the integrated steel production process is carried out. ArcelorMittal produces 5 million tons of steel in Asturias. Every year it produces around a quarter of the steel manufactured in Spain. In Asturias, the company has a recognized R&D&I Centre. Gregory Ludkovsky, Deputy Chairman of ArcelorMittal: "Asturias is undoubtedly in a position to host the best R&D technological activities thanks to its intellectual capacity and professional ethics."