PRESENT AND FUTURE OF CONVERTER PROCESS IN CHINA
Deng Kaiwen (Central Iron & Steel Research Institute)
The present and future development of converter steelmaking in China have been reviewed. A brief introduction of the growth of oxygen-blown converter steel production, quality improvement, increase in grade, prolongation of campaign, development of combined-blowing technique, computer-aided control and achievements in treating medium-phosphorous hot metal and in refining process of semi-steel is given. The existing problems are approached. The proposals for further development are also discussed.