Metalliage restarts ferro-titanium production

Canada-based ferro-titanium producer Metalliage has restarted ferro-titanium production at its Quebec-based plant, almost seven weeks after it shut operations due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The company is reopening after local authorities in the Canadian province on April 5 extended its original shutdown of all non-essential businesses to May 4. The plant has been shut since the provincial government of Quebec initially ordered non-essential services to shut down for three weeks from midnight on March 24.

"It is our pleasure to confirm that Metalliage will once again be switching back on its furnaces on Monday 11th May, albeit at 25%...


Declan Conway

May 12, 2020

11:38 GMT