VM Vietnam largest iron ore pellet mill commissioned

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Reportedly, a USD 14.1 million iron ore pellet mill, the largest of its kind located in Vi Xuyen district, the north western province of Ha Giang in Vietnam was commenced operation on October 15th 2013 after more than a year of construction.

The mill is equipped with advanced technology and facilities and is capable of producing 300,000 tonnes of iron ore pellets per year to serve the nationwide iron demand including the Hoa Phat Integrated Steel Complex.

The mill is estimated to generate more than 200 jobs for ethnic minority people with an average income of over VND 4 million per month. It is expected to contribute more than VND 20 billion to the State budget.