Acero Simec Apizaco steel plant

From Global Energy Monitor


This article is part of the Global Steel Plant Tracker, a project of Global Energy Monitor.

Acero Simec Apizaco steel plant (also known as Atlax) is a 500-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) electric arc furnace (EAF) steel plant in Tlaxcala, in Mexico. Acero Simec Apizaco steel plant operates an electric arc furnace (EAF).


The map below shows the exact location of the steel plant in Xaloztoc, in Mexico.

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Acero Simec operates another EAF facility in the same town that has a 480 tons billet capacity (435 tonnes).[1]

Plant Details

Articles and Resources


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