India’s leading welded line pipe manufacturer Welspun Corp has commissioned blast furnace, sinter plant and rebar manufacturing facility at Anjar in Gujarat through its wholly-owned subsidiaries. The Blast Furnace can produce approximately 500,000 tonnes of hot metal per annum which will primarily be used for manufacturing Pig Iron and Ductile Iron Pipes. This integrated complex is equipped with the latest cutting-edge technology, and will include Blast Furnace, Sinter Plant, PCI & Oxygen Plant, Coke Oven, besides a 400,000 tonne per annum capacity DI pipe plant. The trial production for DI pipes has also started and the facility has recently received BIS certification.Rebar manufacturing facility has a capacity of 350,000 tonnes per annum. BIS certified steel billets and direct reduced iron which will be used as inputs for the manufacture of rebars.