Ukraine: Dneprometiz CEO office prolonged

The supervisory board of Dneprometiz has prolonged the office of the general manager Alexander Yakushev from January 1 till December 31, 2017. According to the company statement, the decision was taken on December 26. Yakushev has been the CEO of the company since April 1, 2014. Dneprometiz produces metal wares of low-carbon steel. It has…

Russia: raw lead output down in November 2016

In January-November Russia decreased raw lead output by 9% YoY.

According to the Federal Service of State Statistics, in November raw lead production dropped by 14.8% YoY and by 8.6% MoM. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: pipes output down in November 2016

In November pipes output continued falling, dropping by 2.1% MoM to 839 thousand tons. In January-November steel pipes output decreased by 12.2% YoY, to 9.2 million tons. Seamless pipes output in November reached 279 thousand tons, up by 5.3% MoM, large diameter electric-welded pipes – 244 thousand tons, down by 6.2%, other electric-welded pipes –…

Ukraine: manganese ore export-import in November 2016

In November Ukraine imported $12.32 million worth of manganese ore, with exports at $0.54 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, Ghana was the main supplier of manganese ore to Ukraine in November ($5.25 million).

In January-November Ukraine imported $101.28 million worth of manganese ore, while exports totaled $2.79 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: steel semi-finished products export-import in November 2016

In November Ukraine exported $184.09 million worth of steel semi-finished products, while imports reached $1.1 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, Turkey was the main consumer of Ukrainian steel semis in November ($43.74 million).

In January-November Ukraine exported $2063.46 million worth of steel semis, with imports on the level of $12.89 million. (Ukrainian metal)