Vale, Nippon Steel agree to explore steel decarbonization solutions

Brazil-based iron ore producer Vale and Japanese steelmaker Nippon Steel have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to seek decarbonization solutions for the industry, the Brazilian company said on Tuesday April 26.

Among the initiatives, Vale outlined metallics usage – such as direct-reduced iron (DRI) and pig iron – and adoption of the miner’s green briquette and pellet products.

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Published

Renato Rostás

April 26, 2022

12:40 GMT

São Paulo