In July major Russian metal companies shipped 5.28 million tons of steel and pipes via railroad, up by 5.3% YoY.
Deliveries to the domestic market totaled 3.05 million tons (+0.4%), while exports grew by 12.8%, to 2.23 million tons.
In January-July deliveries reached 37.62 million tons, up by 5.6% YoY.
Local customers received 21.29 million tons (+7.7%), and 16.33 million tons were exported (+3%). (Ukrainian metal)