In January-August, Ukraine exported 410.43 thousand tons of ferrous scrap, up 19.93-fold YoY, including 75.84 thousand tons in August.
According to the State Customs Statistics, revenue grew 29.5-fold, to $157.15 million.
Imports in 8 months amounted to 15.89 thousand tons valued at $28.94 million, up by 31.7% and 2.1-fold YoY respectively.
The main suppliers were Turkey (60.9% in monetary terms), Russia (33.07%) and Poland (1.75%), while customers – Turkey (86.98%), Romania (5.71%) and Poland (4.63%). (Ukrainian metal)