Ukraine’s DMKD restarts No12 blast furnace, increases pig iron output

Ukrainian steel billet producer Dneprovskiy Dzerzhinsky Metallurgical Plant (DMKD) has restarted its 900,000-tonnes-per-year No12 blast furnace at its steelmaking facility in the port city of Kamianske on the Dneiper river.

Trial pig iron production was started at the end of 2019 and normal operations resumed on Saturday January 4, the company said on January 10.

Currently, the daily pig iron output...

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Maria Tanatar

January 13, 2020

15:45 GMT

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