11 May 2010 08:02

Angang signs strategic cooperation agreement with CCS

Shanghai. May 11. INTERFAX-CHINA - Anshan Iron and Steel Group (Angang), one of China's largest steelmakers, announced on May 10 that it has signed an agreement with the China Classification Society (CCS) to improve the company's production of steel used in shipbuilding.

The CSS is the only organization in China which specializes in certifying and classifying materials used in shipping, shipbuilding and related manufacturing industries. According to the announcement, they will assist Angang in developing steel products designed for shipbuilding.In recent years, Angang has been conducting research into production of steel used in shipbuilding. It is one of China's major production companies for steel of this kind.-XH