CSN receives approval for Rio plant

CSN receives approval for Rio plant
Published: 21 August 2006

Cia Siderurgica Nacional, the third-largest Brazilian steelmaker, said it got authorization from environmental regulators to build a cement plant at its main steel mill. CSN said in a statement to the Brazilian stock regulator it plans to build a cement plant in Volta Redonda, in the state of Rio de Janeiro, with capacity to produce 3Mt of cement annually.