Vietnam draws up long-term plans to grow steel industry

Jul 12, 2013 | 10:35 AM | Weilyn Loo

Tags  steel, pig iron, sponge, Trinh Dinh Thang, industry expansion, Vietname Steel Association, Weilyn Loo

SINGAPORE — Vietnam has drawn up long-term plans for production of pig iron and sponge as well as steel billet with a view to building and developing a strong national steel industry.

The country is targeting annual output of 6 million tonnes of pig iron and sponge and 12 million tonnes of billet by 2015, Trinh Dinh Thang, deputy director-general of international cooperation at Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade,....





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