ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih is 20% loaded in pig iron manufacture and 50-60% in pig iron extraction.
“Since the start of the war in Ukraine, the company has suspended operation to protect its employees. Since then we have resumed operation and are currently working with one of three blast furnaces. The blast furnace No. 6 (around 20% of AMKR capacities) was relaunched on April 11,” the company said.
In January-March, sales dropped by 20.3% QoQ and by 20.2% YoY, to 2.1 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)