Baosteel Group started constructing of a greenfield steel complex in Zhanjiang city, Guangdong province in the SE of the country.

Baosteel plans to build three 350t converters, ladle furnace stations and three stirring desulphuration vessels. The new works, which was delayed following its orginal announcement prior to the financial crisis, is planned to start operation in December 2015. The steelworks will produce high value-added products.

Source: China Metals e-mail