China’s Guangxi Guixin to start new ‘greener’ EAF in 2019

Chinese long steelmaker Guangxi Guixin Iron & Steel is to start up a new, more environmentally friendly, electric-arc furnace (EAF) in mid-2019.

It will have a tapping weight of 80 tonnes and will replace several smaller EAFs. Guangxi Guixin has a total long steel capacity of 8 million tpy, including 7 million tonnes of bar production and 1 million tpy of wire rod capacity. It runs three 1080 cubic meters...


Paul Lim

July 13, 2018

17:35 GMT