In September deliveries of lime via railroad dropped by 28% YoY and by 33% MoM, to 18 thousand tons.
At the same time in 9 months deliveries grew by 28%, to 282 thousand tons.
The main consumers of lime are metal companies. In particular among them are ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih (started buying in August), Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Combine (up by 50% YoY) and Zaporizhstal (down by 24%).
Their combined share is 81%. (Ukrainian metal)