The EU imported 635.4 thousand tons of direct reduction iron in the first quarter

The main volume of products was shipped from Russia and Libya – 357.7 thousand tons and 100.5 thousand tons, respectively

Salzgitter has entered into an agreement to build a direct reduction unit

The contractors were Tenova, Danieli and DSD Steel Group

Baowu Steel seeks to expand cooperation with Australia

Major iron ore producers are interested in the proposal of the Chinese company

Ukraine is able to supply raw materials for DRI production in Europe – CEO of Metinvest

Building DRI production capacity could be part of the country's recovery

Baosteel, Saudi Aramco and PIF will build a steel plant in Saudi Arabia

The enterprise is planned to be commissioned by the end of 2026

DRI d’Italia will build a DRI producing plant in Taranto

Construction should begin by July 2023

Kobe Steel and Mitsui to develop DRI production project in Oman

The project envisages the production of 5 million tons of DRI per year

ThyssenKrupp chose Midrex Flex technology for the new DRI plant

The start-up of the plant is planned for the end of 2026

DRI d’Italia will contribute to the decarbonization of the country’s steel sector

The agreement provides for cooperation in the search for innovative solutions for the processing of ferrous metals

Emirates Steel Arkan, ITOCHU and JFE Steel have joined forces to produce DRI products

The companies will conduct a feasibility study for the establishment of a plant in Abu Dhabi

Global DRI production increased by 14% in 2021

The Middle East and Asia are the largest producers of DRI – 54.8 million tons and 39.5 million tons, respectively

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