JSC Moldova Steel Works

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JSC Moldova Steel Works (ОАО МОЛДАВСКИЙ МЕТАЛЛУРГИЧЕСКИЙ ЗАВОД (Russian), ММЗ (Russian)) is an electric steel plant in Rybnitsa, Moldova.[1]

Location

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Background

JSC Moldova Steel Works is one of three steel plants built by the USSR in the mid 1980s.[2]

Plant Details

  • Parent company: Moldovan (Transnistrian) Government[3]
  • Owner: JSC Moldova Steel Works (aka OJSC Moldavian Metallurgical Plant)[2]
  • Alternative plant names: MMZ, MSW, UMM, Moldova Metallurgical Plant
  • Other language plant name: ОАО МОЛДАВСКИЙ МЕТАЛЛУРГИЧЕСКИЙ ЗАВОД (Russian), ММЗ (Russian)
  • Location: 1 Industrialnaya Street, Rybnitsa, Moldova 5500[1]
  • GPS Coordinates: 47.783771, 29.028350 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[2]
  • Start year: 1985 (age 34–35)[2]
  • Production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Crude steel: 1000[4]
  • Production (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Crude steel: 503 (2018)[4]
  • Steel product category: long[5]
  • Steel products: wire rod, rebar, billet[6]
  • Steelmaking process: electric[2]
  • Primary steel production equipment: 120-tonne electric arc furnace (EAF) (upgraded 1998, began 1984)[2]

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 MMZ-JSC Moldova Steel Works Company Report, Fastmarkets MB, Retrieved on: Jun. 12, 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 About, JSC Moldova Steel Works, Retrieved on: Jun. 12, 2020
  3. Ukraine lifts trade restrictions for Moldovan steel company in Transnistria, Iulian Ernst in Bucharest, BNE Intellinews, May 7, 2019, Retrieved on: Jun. 12, 2020
  4. 4.0 4.1 Production, JSC Moldova Steel Works, Retrieved on: Jun. 12, 2020
  5. JSC Moldova Steel Works, JSC Moldova Steel Works, Retrieved on: Jun. 12, 2020
  6. Product, JSC Moldova Steel Works, Retrieved on: Jun. 12, 2020

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