Date
20 September 2017

Maanshan Iron to shut down Hefei plant, filing says

Maanshan Iron and Steel Co. Ltd. (600808.CN) is planning to shut down its plant in Heifei, Anhui province, after reports of severe pollution at the mill, it said in a regulatory filing Tuesday. In October, the company stopped production in Hefei as part of efforts to eliminate outdated capacity. The shutdown is estimated to have cost 1.2 billion yuan (US$196.7 million) in losses, the filing said.

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