Fior process

Fior process

[′fyȯr ‚präs·əs]
(metallurgy)
The prereduction of high-grade iron particles or concentrates in a hot gaseous reactor to produce low-oxygen fines for partially metallized briquettes suitable for electric-arc steelmaking furnaces.
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