Chinese special bar mill enters production

China’s Shandong Molong Group is to make its entry into special steel production with the commissioning of a new steelworks on a greenfield site in Shouguang, Shandong province.

Both the billet caster and bar mill will have initial capacities of 500,000 tpy each. Production will be ramped up to the 2m tpy mark in a second-phase expansion that will also involve the addition of a seamless tube mill. The company is still...


April 30, 2003

10:10 GMT