Emirates Steel Industries PJSC, the state-owned company that operates the largest steel plant in the United Arab Emirates, said its $650 million Heavy Section Mill started operations.
The company added that it now has an annual direct-reduced iron capacity for 3.2 million metric tons and steel-making capacity for 2.8 million tons. Total output will reach 6.5 million tons a year in four years, Emirates Steel said.
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