Russia: steel deliveries to construction companies down in September 2018

In September direct deliveries of rolled steel to the enterprises manufacturing ferroconcrete structures as well as housing-construction companies totaled 14.2 thousand tons.

According to the railroad statistics, this is down by 5.9% YoY.

In January-September delivery dropped by 31.3% YoY, to 133.6 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: rolled metal deliveries to metal centers down in September 2018

Direct railroad deliveries of rolled metal to major servicing metal centers, which specialize in the manufacture of metal wares, totaled 148.7 thousand tons.

According to the railroad statistics, this is down by 15.1% YoY.

In 9 months deliveries grew by 1.2% YoY, to 1.7 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: metal deliveries to traders down in September 2018

In September the delivery (including imports) of steel products (rolled metal and pipes) to the warehouses of the major trading companies and networks totaled 0.85 million tons.

According to the railroad statistics, this is down by 14.3% YoY.

In January-September deliveries reached 8.04 million tons, down by 2.5% YoY. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: semi-finished steel products export-import in January-September 2018

In January-September Ukraine exported 4.911 million tons of carbon steel semi-finished products, up by 15.8% YoY, valued at $2.354 billion, up by 45.6%. According to the State Fiscal Service, Italy imported 34.65% of the semi-finished products, Egypt – 17.17% and Turkey – 16.7%. In 9 months Ukraine imported 33.616 thousand tons of semi-finished products valued…

Russia: Severstal and Lukoil to develop cooperation

Lukoil president Vagit Alekperov and Severstal chairman Alexei Mordashov have held a working meeting in Moscow. They discussed development of cooperation. “Severstal is an important partner for Lukoil. It is one of the leaders in Russian metal and mining industry, a company with a vast international experience. We’ve been developing cooperation since 2006, helping each…