Celsa, Van Merksteijn in partnership to extend business in French reinforced steel market

French subsidiaries of Dutch wire products supplier Van Merksteijn International (VMI) and Spanish long steel producer Celsa are teaming up to extend their businesses in France's reinforced steel market, Fastmarkets understands.

Celsa France signed a strategic alliance on Thursday June 10 with VMI subsidiary Intersig France, aimed at strengthening their positions in the French long steel market. The new production facility, VMI Atlantic, will be established on Celsa premises at Bayonne, in southwest France, and will produce rebar in coil under the registered name Flex Wire. The Riva Group is the only other producer of...


Julia Bolotova

June 11, 2021

14:25 GMT