In August Russia imported 14.5 thousand tons of ferrosilicomanganese, up by 25% MoM, but down by 37.6% YoY.
Deliveries from Georgia and Kazakhstan increased by 11%, and by 5%, to 7.2 thousand tons and 5.3 thousand tons respectively.
In 8 months imports totaled 127.5 thousand tons, down by 4.2% YoY.
In monetary terms since the start of the year the imports have decreased by 13.6%.
Import price in August dropped from $1069 to $1064 per ton. (Ukrainian metal)