AFL is India’s largest Manganese alloy plant, with 300,000 mt per year of installed capacity. It started production in October 2011 and is located at SEZ (Special Economic Zone) Atchutapuram, which is only 50km from Vishakhapatnam sea-port, in Andhra Pradesh state.
The plant has 8 submerged electric arc furnaces (EAF) ofx 22.5 MVA each (total = 180 MVA) producing silico-manganese and high-carbon ferro-manganese, in addition to a 400,000 mt per year sinter plant, a modernized lab with XRF, and a 300 MW power plant.
The strengths of AFL are:
Location and distribution advantages due to the close proximity to the port
- Captive power
- Highly experienced and dedicated team
- Innovative strategies
- Superior grade quality
- Latest technology