Vietnam’s Hoa Phat No.4 BF to commission by 2021
Sep 03, 2020 08:35
Vietnam’s Hoa Phat Group plans to commission the No.4 blast furnace at its Hoa Phat Dung Quat Iron & Steel Integrated Complex (Dung Quat Steel) in Central Vietnam in early 2021, Hoa Phat announced in an August 31 media release. Once the furnace is operating stably, the group’s total crude steel output will reach 8 million tonnes/year, making Hoa Phat the largest steel producer in Vietnam, it said.
“The construction of No.4 furnace is going smoothly with the timely…support of foreign experts…,” Hoa Phat said. When all four blast furnaces at Dung Quat Steel come into operation 2021, its maximum crude steel output will reach 16,000 tonnes/day, equivalent to around 5 million t/y, according to the release, taking