Glencore and Meranti Green Steel have announced a partnership to help promote the decarbonization of the steel industry
Bangkok, Thailand – September 29, 2023
Glencore and Meranti Green Steel have announced a partnership to help promote the decarbonization of the steel industry.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today encompasses the supply of high-grade iron ore pellets and premium ferrous-based scrap metal, the collaboration on shipment and logistics solutions across Meranti's supply chain, as well as the development of robust risk management solutions.
Dr Sebastian Langendorf, Meranti's CEO, stated: "Our partnership with Glencore marks a momentous step forward in Meranti's mission to contribute to a new era of sustainable steel production. By leveraging Glencore's expertise and resources, we aim to achieve a significant reduction in carbon emissions for our new green steel plant in Thailand."
Meranti Green Steel's commitment to environmental stewardship is underlined by its novel approach to steel production, which employs advanced technologies and renewable energy to minimize the carbon footprint. The partnership with Glencore further solidifies Meranti's vision of decarbonizing the steel sector and promoting the transition to greener, more sustainable production processes.