Malaysia's Eastern Steel to start 2nd blast furnace in September

Malaysia’s Eastern Steel Sdn Bhd (ESSB) is on track to start up its second blast furnace in the second half of September after starting up its hot stove on August 1.

An industry source close to the company said the newly completed 1,380 cubic meter blast furnace is not running yet, since its hot stove requires around 1.5 months to heat...


Nabilah Awang

August 10, 2023

14:33 GMT