Steel production in Iran's Mianeh county to exceed 2 million tons per year

Business Materials 13 January 2019 12:39 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 13

By Elnur Baghishov – Trend:

The Azerbaijan Steel Company in Mianeh county of Iran's East Azerbaijan province is improving its production cycle to increase production, Executive Director of the Azerbaijan Steel Company Mohammad Jafar Azmayi said.

Afterwards, the complex will supply over 2 million tons per year to the market, Trend reports referring to IRNA.

The company started to operate in 2000. It mainly produces 10-32 millimeter-armature. The company’s plant produces 550,000 tons of quality products a year, Azmayi added.

Over the past few months, 27,000 tons of steel products have been exported to Turkey, Iraq, Azerbaijan and Georgia, he said.

Some 800,000 tons of direct reduced iron per year will be produced during Phase 2 of the Azerbaijan Steel Complex in Mianeh, Azmayi said.

Next Iranian year (to start on March 21, 2019), the production of the plant will exceed 2 million tons, he said.