ArcelorMittal Poland & Moris to Form Rail Products JV
Local media reported that ArcelorMittal Poland and Moris have applied to the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection UOKiK to establish a limited liability joint venture in Dabrowa Gornicza. The purpose of the joint venture is to manufacture and distribute rail products and rail accessories, as well as to provide related services.
Moris operates on the Polish wholesale market of steel products. In addition, the company has a Welding Room for Railway Rails in Chorzow and provides transport services in the range of products offered.
ArcelorMittal Poland is the largest steel producer in Poland and produces a wide range of steel products, including flat and special products, long products, as well as steel semi finished products and special-purpose products. ArcelorMittal Dabrowa Gornlcza is equipped with 2 two BFs with a total capacity of 4.7 million tonnes and a steel shop capable of producing 5 million tonnes. The mill can produce 300,000 tonnes of rails and 1.8 million tonnes of merchant bars annually