Tags: steel production

Contract signed for world’s most modern hot-rolled mill

Contract signed for world’s most modern hot-rolled mill

Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel Joint Stock Company and Italy’s metal plants supplier Danieli Company have signed a contract to install thin slab caster and hot-rolled mill for the Hoa Phat Dung Quat iron and steel production complex in the central province of Quang Ngai.

Hoa Phat group posts robust growth in steel production

Hoa Phat group posts robust growth in steel production

Hoa Phat Group, a leading Vietnamese industrial production firm, manufactured some 209,000 tonnes of steel in July, up 24.7% from last month and nearly 50% from the same period last year, retaining top spot in terms of domestic steel market share.

Will Vietnam become a scrap steel power?

Will Vietnam become a scrap steel power?

Vietnamese steel manufacturers are importing more and more scrap steel for domestic production, as this is the easiest and most profitable way to make steel.

After Formosa disaster, steel gets reconsidered

After Formosa disaster, steel gets reconsidered

Steel production expansion in Vietnam has faced a growing tide of criticism amid environmental concerns following the recent toxic spill disaster caused by Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation in central Vietnam, and the oversupply of steel in the domestic market.

Paradox in steel production in Vietnam

Paradox in steel production in Vietnam

Though there has been an abundant supply of steel for construction, there is a serious shortage of steel for the supporting industry. That is reason why Vietnam has spent billions of dollar to import steel annually.

Vietnam’s steel production surge in May

Vietnam’s steel production surge in May

Several steel products saw a surge in productivity in May. The bar and angle steel products showed the highest increase of 22.5%, following by rolled steel with 21%.

US imposes anti-dumping duty on VN steel pipe

US imposes anti-dumping duty on VN steel pipe

(VOV) - The US International Trade Commission (USITC) formally imposed anti-dumping duties on oil country tubular goods (OCTG) imported from a number of countries, including Vietnam, the Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) has announced..

Vietnam sees a steel surplus

Vietnam sees a steel surplus

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has asked provinces and centrally-run cities to stop granting new investment licenses to steel projects and carefully revise existing contracts as the domestic steel supply has exceeded demand.