FOCUS: Iran to boost iron ore, HBI, DRI capacities to feed steelmaking expansion

Iran is working hard to expand its capacities for iron ore processing and the production of direct-reduced iron (DRI) and hot-briquetted iron (HBI) as it massively expands its steel production.

The country’s government has set a target for steel production of 55 million tonnes per year by 2025. In 2016, the World Steel Association (Worldsteel) ranked Iran among the top...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

November 29, 2017

20:02 GMT