Ternium to build 3.7m tpy rolling mill in Mexico, 520,000 tpy rebar unit in Colombia

Latin American steel group Ternium plans to build new facilities in Mexico and Colombia to “further develop its industrial system to better serve its customers”, it announced late on Thursday September 28.

The company intends to construct a 3.70 million-tpy hot rolling mill at its Pesquería industrial centre, in Mexico’s northern Nuevo León state, as well as a 520,000-tpy rebar manufacturing unit in northern Colombia.

The $1.10 billion hot rolling mill in Mexico will hope to serve the growing industrial and commercial markets, improving customer service and reducing lead times. Start-up is...


Ana Paula Camargo

September 28, 2017

22:52 GMT

São Paulo