Mexican steelmaker Ahmsa readies No6 blast furnace for Aug-Sep restart

Mexico's Altos Hornos de México (Ahmsa) has begun preparations for an August-September restart of the No6 blast furnace at its facility at Monclova in the northern state of Coahuila, after being idled for more than two years, the company said this week.

The restart was approved by the board of directors amid improved conditions for sustainable steelmaking, both in Mexico and worldwide, Ahmsa said on Monday April 25.

“According to the plan,...


Renato Rostás

April 28, 2022

15:26 GMT

São Paulo