MONROVIA, Sept 10 (Reuters) - ArcelorMittal will
triple its iron ore production in Liberia to 15 million tonnes a
year during a first phase of an expansion that will see it
invest an additional $800 million in the country, Executive
Chairman Lakshmi Mittal said on Friday.
He said the company was exploring the possibility of
expanding production to as much as 30 million tonnes a year.
Mittal made the comments after the company signed an
agreement with the Liberian government that commits
ArcelorMittal to staying in Liberia for at least another 25
(Reporting by Alphonso Toweh; writing by Aaron Ross
Editing by Bate Felix)