Sponge iron is a metallic product produced through direct reduction of iron ore in the solid state. Qualities : High iron content, Uniform and consistent quality, Lower sulphur and phosphorus content.
Sponge iron is another form of iron that is produced directly from iron ore through a reduction process. This is why it is also called direct reduced iron. The ore is subjected to various reducing agents such as natural gas or gas that emits from coal. Our Sponge iron are produced from blast furnace.
Sponge iron is superior to pig iron as it is richer in iron content. Because of this property, it is widely used in electric furnaces. Sponge iron, in its powdered form can be mixed with many other metals to manufacture a variety of iron based products.