Union Minister of Steel Dharmendra Pradhan today assured secondary steel sector that it will not have to face scarcity of raw material. He said the government is very much concerned for it.
Speaking at a function in New Delhi today, Mr Pradhan said, keeping the interest of the sector in view, government has started bidding process for one million tonne of raw material in which the sector will not have to face any difficulty.
He said, scrap is the area of concern for furnace industry and Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways has planned to address the issue and has intended to take it to the Cabinet. Mr Pradhan said, Centre is working on building a gas infrastructure worth 4 lakh crore rupees which will hugely benefit the steel sector.