Ukraine Q1 steel pipe production slumps by 34.5% in March 2013

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, the country’s steel pipe output totaled 167,100 tons in March, jumping by 37.5% from a month ago.
In the first three months of this year the country’s steel pipe production amounted to 397,900 tons, falling by 34.5% YoY. (SteelGuru)

Ukrainian semi-finished steel exports up by 14.8% in January-February 2013

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, tn the January-February period of the current year Ukrainian exports of semi-finished steel products increased by 14.8% YoY to 1.854 million tons.Meanwhile, exports of semi-finished steel products from Ukraine increased by 16.8% in February compared to January to 999,070 tons.On the other hand, in January-February…

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih to maintain rebars shipments in April 2013

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, said that in April it planed to ship around 255-260,000 tons of rebar, almost unchanged compared to March, including shipments of 25-30,000 tons of rebar to the domestic market.In the January to March period of the current year ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih shipped around…