In January-May, Ukraine produced 4.24 million tons of steel, down by 52.8% YoY.
Pig iron manufacture dropped by 53.3%, to 4.15 million tons.
Thus, Ukraine dropped to the 18th place in the global steel producers rating and to the 12th among pig iron producers.
In January-May 2021, Ukraine was on the 13th and the 10th places respectively. (Ukrainian metal)