SunCoke would purchase U. S. Metal’s Granite Metropolis Works blast furnaces and construct a 2.0Mt granulated pig iron facility
LISLE, Unwell., June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — SunCoke Power, Inc. (NYSE: SXC) (“SunCoke”) introduced it has entered right into a non- binding letter of intent with United States Metal Company (“U. S. Metal”) that units out the principal phrases and situations upon which SunCoke would course of iron ore provided by U. S. Metal to fabricate granulated pig iron for U. S. Metal on a ten 12 months preliminary time period.
The events are presently assessing capital and different venture necessities, with the purpose of getting into into definitive agreements as soon as these assessments are full. The agreements would come with SunCoke’s acquisition of blast furnaces and different ancillary belongings at U. S. Metal’s Granite Metropolis Works. The allowing and building of the contemplated granulated pig iron services with a mixed annual manufacturing capability of two.0 million tons is predicted to take roughly 2 years. SunCoke will proceed to function its Granite Metropolis coke plant, supplying coke to the Granite Metropolis Works blast furnaces.
“This venture considerably enhances SunCoke’s present footprint permitting us to grow to be a diversified provider of coke and metallics to the metal trade. It additionally demonstrates our long-term buyer’s confidence in SunCoke’s operational and technical experience.” stated Mike Rippey, President and Chief Govt Officer of SunCoke Power, Inc.
ABOUT SUNCOKE ENERGY, INC.
SunCoke Power, Inc. (NYSE: SXC) provides high-quality coke to home and worldwide prospects. Our coke is used in the blast furnace manufacturing of metal as properly as the foundry manufacturing of casted iron, with the bulk of gross sales beneath long-term, take-or-pay contracts. We additionally export coke to abroad prospects in search of high-quality product for his or her blast furnaces. Our course of makes use of an revolutionary heat-recovery expertise that captures extra warmth for steam or electrical energy era and attracts upon greater than 60 years of cokemaking expertise to function our services in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Virginia and Brazil. Our logistics enterprise offers export and home materials dealing with companies to coke, coal, metal, energy and different bulk prospects. The logistics terminals have the collective capability to combine and transload extra than 40 million tons of fabric annually and are strategically positioned to achieve Gulf Coast, East Coast, Nice Lakes and worldwide ports. To study extra about SunCoke Power, Inc., go to our web site at www.suncoke.com.
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Presently, such dangers and uncertainties additionally embrace the impacts on our trade and on the U.S. and world financial system ensuing from COVID-19, together with actions by home and international governments and others to include the unfold, or mitigate the severity, thereof.
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