Monthly steel ingot production surpasses 2.3m tons
Tehrantimes - As reported, the figure shows a two-percent growth compared to the output in the first month of the past year, which was 2.274 million tons.
The released data also put the steel billet and bloom output at 1.284 million tons in the first month of this year, which was four percent lower than that of the same month in the previous year.
Although, the monthly steel slab production rose 12 percent to 1.037 million tons.
According to Iran’s outlook plan for the mining sector, the production of steel ingot in the country is planned to hit 33 million tons in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021).
The country has produced 20.226 million tons of steel ingots during the past year.