Ukrainian scrap exports almost zero in October 2012

In January to October this year Ukraine’s scrap exports decreased by 45.6% YoY to 366,500 tons.
In October alone Ukraine’s scrap exports declined by 96.6% compared to September to 200 tons. In the 10 months of the current year Ukraine’s scrap imports decreased by 23.1% YoY to 80,100 tons. (SteelOrbis)

Ukraine issues production results for January-November 2012

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, in the first 11 months of the current year Ukraine registered an 11.5% decrease in its finished steel product output to 24,746 million tons, a 6.6% decrease in its crude steel output to 29.828 million tons and a 1.3% decline in its pig iron production…