In January Russia produced 4.8 million tons of unalloyed steel and semi-finished products, down by 5.5% YoY and by 2.6% MoM.
Stainless steel manufacture grew by 9.1% and by 26.2% respectively, to 16.6 thousand tons.
Alloyed steel production totaled 1.5 million tons, up by 24% YoY and by 6.1% MoM.
Rolled metal output in January increased by 2.1% YoY and by 1.1% MoM, to 5.3 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)