MADE IN STEEL MILAN: Feralpi continues export-led growth with new French mill

Presider, a subsidiary of steelmaker Feralpi, has opened a production and distribution centre in Paris, France, the Italian parent company said at the Made in Steel 2017 conference in Milan, Italy, on Friday May 19.

The new factory will manufacture and distribute steel products, such as pre-shaped round bar for reinforced concrete and electro-welded mesh. These will be for use in French infrastructure projects such as the Grand Paris Express – four regional subway lines which will loop around the Greater Paris region. Presider currently exports around 20-30% of its steel production to the French market from its production facilities in Italy. “After gaining a...


Viral Shah

May 19, 2017

14:43 GMT