Bhilai Steel Plant registers growth

Bhilai (Chhattisgarh), Jan 7 (IANS) Bhilai Steel Plant registered growths of 2.5 percent, 1.6 percent and 2.2 percent during April-December of 2013-14 fiscal over the corresponding period last year in cumulative Hot Metal, Crude Steel and Saleable Steel production, respectively, a statement of the plant issued here said Tuesday.

Bhilai Steel Plant is the flagship unit of the public sector Steel Authority of India Ltd.
“The plant recorded its best ever Saleable Steel production of 3.40 million tonnes (MT) for the April to December period, surpassing the previous best of 3.38 MT in 2010-11. Loading of 3.36 MT Saleable Steel has also been best-ever, surpassing the previous best of 3.35 MT achieved in 2010-11.”