Report summaryThe single-EAF operation in Petersburg, Virginia is Gerdau's second largest long products plant in the USA. The plant was formally operated by Chaparral Steel before Gerdau's acquisition in 2007. Of the 0.6 Mtpa of finished steel produced at Petersburg, structural steels account for all of the output. The assumed metallic charge is split 95% scrap and 5% pig iron. Obsolete scrap accounts for most of the scrap consumed at the plant. No major changes to capacity are expected in the...
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