“During the commissioning of blast furnace No9, a liquid pig iron emission took place, accompanied by a loud sound,” according to an official statement by the company.
“At the moment, the situation is under control. The blast furnace was immediately stopped to provide security at the production site, with the aim of detailed examination of the circumstances and [correction of the] problem,” a company spokeswoman said.
She added that no member of staff was injured.
The producer refrained from commenting on a date for...