Belarusian Steel Mill BMZ Develops 7 New Products
Belarusian steel mill BMZ has mastered production of 7 new types of steel products under the order of the customers rebars, rolled round bars, hot-rolled
Belarusian steel mill BMZ has mastered production of 7 new types of steel products under the order of the customers rebars, rolled round bars, hot-rolled seamless pipes and wire in 2021. This made it possible to increase share of innovative products in the total volume of the enterprise's shipment to 30 percent. One of the new types of products mastered at BSW this year are rolled round bars made of carbon steel of grade C50mod. Technology of its production was developed by order of a well-known German manufacturer of automotive components. Along with traditionally strict requirements to mechanical and chemical characteristics, there are also strict requirements to this rolled product in terms of surface quality: minimum depth of surface defects and decarburization. This allows the customers to optimize their own production cycle. Technical services of the plant, in close cooperation with the production staff, managed to achieve necessary result. The first delivery has already been made to the customer. There are agreements on shipments for the first half of 2021.
According to operational data of the work for January-March, BSW exported steel products to 44 countries of the world for the amount of more than $300 million. Share of round steel bars intended for automotive industry in the export volume is about 10%. This year mentioned products were delivered to 22 countries. The leaders of its consumption are Germany, Poland, Italy and Norway.