In January-April Ukraine exported 4.9 million tons of rolled metal, down by 22% YoY, valued at $2.1 billion, up by $400 million.
The export share in the total rolled metal manufactured was 82% against 86% in January-April 2016.
Semi-finished metal reached 40% in the total exports (2 million tons) against 46% (2.9 million tons).
At the same time pig iron exports decreased by 22% YoY, to 545 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)