New Cold-Rolled Mill start in Pakistan
In Feb., Pakistan Hadeed opened a new cold-rolled mill in Lahore, Punjab.
The plant has a production capacity of 300,000 tons / year, it is equipped with a 6-Hi cold rolling mill, pickling line, annealing line and packaging equipment. The speed of rolling mill is 1000 m/min. The mill can make cold rolled coils with a thickness of 0.2-2mm, a width of 700-1000mm and a weight of 26 tons. The raw material is hot rolled coil with a thickness of 2-4 mm.
The three largest CRC producers in Pakistan are International Industries (capacity 1.12 million tons / year), Aisha Steel Plant (capacity 720,000 tons / year) and Hadeed Pakistan. The other two producers are located in Karachi in southern Pakistan.