Acciaierie d’Italia to halt BF No4

Flat steel producer Acciaierie d’Italia, located in the south of the country, plans to stop operating its blast furnace (BF) No4, the company told Fastmarkets on Tuesday November 30.

The BF will be stopped on December 1 this year and should return to operation on January 20, 2022. The company made the decision to idle equipment due to continuous technical problems at the furnace, according to market sources.

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Maria Tanatar

November 30, 2021

18:19 GMT

London