JSW Steel to Increase Oxygen Supply to 1000 Tonnes per Day
PTI reported that Indian steel giant JSW Steel said that it has ramped up production and would commence supplies of 1,000 tonnes per day of Liquid Medical Oxygen from Friday. JSW Steel is supplying LMO from its three manufacturing facilities in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu to various States across India. The total supplies of LMO by JSW Steel during April 2021 are expected to be more than 20,000 tonnes from all its plants.
JSW Steel Vijayanagar Works President Mr Rajashekhar Pattanasetty said “We have more than tripled LMO supply at JSW Vijayanagar plant from an average of 200 tons in early April to over 680 tons per day currently. JSW Steel has so far supplied more than 11,500 tonnes of LMO from its Ballari plant in Karnataka in the month of April.”