Tata Steel Gets Tech Licence From Arcelor For HDG Products

Mumbai, July 29: | Updated: Jul 30 2003, 05:30am hrs
Arcelor has granted Tata Steel a technology licence for hot dip galvanised (HDG) products for the automotive industry, to be produced on Tata Steels continuous galvanising line at Jamshedpur. The agreement covers both pure zinc HDG and galvannealed products.

This agreement further consolidates the cooperation initiated in April 2002, between Arcelor, Nippon Steel and Tata Steel for providing effective steel solutions to the Indian Automotive industry.

Under the new agreement, Arcelor will grant Tata Steel a license for the use of its proprietary product, Extragal including the trademark and associated know how.