Venezuela secures dolomite and limestone imports
Published: Thursday, 02 October 2014
State steel firm Sidor receives government aid to import shipments of dolomite and limestone, however this is unlikely to translate in a rise in demand for these minerals.
By Wayne Yamada
Venezuela state-steel firm Sidor has received 30,000 tonnes
of industrial minerals from Canada as feedstocks to help
restart production at the steel mill, according to Minister of
Industries Jose David Cabello.
The raw materials comprise 13,000 tonnes of dolomite, 10,000
tonnes of limestone, and 7,000 tonnes...