Vietnam's Hoa Phat Steel fires up 4th blast furnace, aims for higher HRC output

Major Vietnamese steelmaker Hoa Phat Steel has started up its final, No4, blast furnace at its Dung Quat steel complex.

"The fourth blast furnace was fired up on the night of January 6," a source told Fastmarkets on Monday January 11.
Molten iron production was achieved the following day, the source added.

Hoa Phat Steel's fired up its first blast furnace at the complex, 700km south of capital city Hanoi,...


Paul Lim

January 11, 2021

08:45 GMT