Algeria’s El-Hadjar restarts flat steel production in late April

Algerian steelmaker El-Hadjar Iron & Steel Complex, formerly owned by ArcelorMittal, restarted production of flat steel products this week, according to local media reports.

The first trial casting was made on Monday April 24 at blast furnace No2, Imetal Group, told the Algerie Presse news service on Tuesday April 25.

The government-owned Imetal Group acquired 100% control of the venture from ArcelorMittal in October 2015.


Maria Tanatar

April 28, 2017

19:02 GMT