ArcelorMittal postpones BF restart in Krakow on coronavirus fears

ArcelorMittal Poland had decided to postpone the restart of its blast furnace (BF) at its Krakow plant, the company said on Tuesday March 17.

The decision not to restart in the second half of March, as originally planned, was made amid the uncertainty resulting from the spread of the coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Europe and related risks, the steelmaker said.

“We have observed that several customers...


Maria Tanatar

March 17, 2020

15:45 GMT