Primetals Technologies has received the final acceptance certificate for the rolling line of the new cold
rolling complex of Chinese steel producer Tangshan Iron and Steel Group Co. Ltd. The plant was built at
the Tangshan location in the Hebei province. The cold strip mill is designed for an annual production of
1.6 million tons of high-strength, high-quality steels for the Chinese automotive industry, underlining
Tangshan's intention to further expand its market share in this segment. The first pickled and cold rolled
strip was produced in January 2015. Production was ramped up during 2015. The order value was more
than 100 million Euro.