Khouzestan Steel set to enter plate market with purchase of Oxin Steel

Khouzestan Steel, Iran’s largest exporter of semi-finished steel products, intends to integrate its production and is negotiating to buy local plate producer Oxin Steel, a company source told Metal Bulletin on Tuesday April 16.

Oxin Steel is located in the southern province of Khuzestan and is Iran’s biggest producer of heavy plates, with capacity for 1 million tonnes per year. It also has a direct-reduction iron (DRI) plant and a slab mill, each also with capacity for 1 million tpy. But in recent years Oxin...

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Vlada Novokreshchenova

April 17, 2018

17:08 GMT

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