ArcelorMittal to stop one BF in France next month on low flat steel demand

ArcelorMittal will idle one of its blast furnaces in Dunkirk in July due to persistently low flat steel demand, sources told Fastmarkets on June 21.

Several market sources have told Fastmarkets that the company is going to stop its 1.2-million-tonnes-per-year blast furnace in Dunkirk, France in July due to weak demand for flat steel and...


Julia Bolotova

June 21, 2022

13:39 GMT