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Mobarakeh Steel readies direct reduction plant for sponge iron

Iran's Mobarakeh Steel Co has announced the country's first direct reduction plant for producing 1.5 million tonnes of sponge iron is to be inaugurated next Iranian month (June 21-July 21) Iran Daily has reported. The facility is one of the two 1.5-million-tonne units for direct reduction, which have been implemented at Mobarakeh Steel Complex. Mobarakeh accounts for 45% of the country's entire production.