Vietnam’s Formosa Ha Tinh maintains H1 2018 target to start blast furnaces

Vietnam’s Formosa Ha Tinh is maintaining a H1 2018 target for the start-up of its two new blast furnaces (BF), a source told Metal Bulletin this week.

"There are no confirmed dates yet, but it is likely that the firing of the BFs will be before mid-2018," the source said.
The company had delayed the start-up date slightly to the May-June 2018 period from an initial March 2018 estimate, other market sources said.

The start-up of the two BFs will...


Paul Lim

January 04, 2018

06:40 GMT