In January Ukraine exported 631.309 thousand tons of semi-finished steel products valued at $232.382 million, down by 25.2% and by 35.9% YoY respectively.
According to the customs statistics, the main customers were Turkey (32.58%), Italy (20.53%) and Bulgaria (11.25%).
In January Ukraine imported 2.392 thousand tons of semi-finished products, down 5.3-fold YoY, valued at $967 thousand, up 3.8-fold. All the semis were supplied from Russia. (Ukrainian metal)