US Steel mulls DRI joint venture with Republic Steel

US Steel is considering a direct reduced iron (DRI) joint venture with Republic Steel in Ohio, US Steel chairman and ceo John Surma said during the steelmaker’s first-quarter financial results call on Tuesday April 30.

“We are […] working with Republic Steel on a joint study for a potential DRI joint venture that would be located at Lorain and primarily feed the new [electric arc furnace] that they are constructing...


This article was first published by AMM

May 01, 2013

15:12 GMT

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