Ukraine: SevGOK to increase output in 2018

In 2018 Severniy Mining and Processing Works intends to increase concentrate output by 23%, to 15 million tons.

According to the company CEO Pavel Timoshenko, in 2016 the works plans to mine 28864 thousand tons of ore and produce 13 million tons of concentrate and 9.19 million tons of pellets. (Ukrainian metal)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: foundry pig iron, November 2016

Month

Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH25.499*

min

max

October

273

273

November

273

273

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Ruble exchange rates are as of 30.11.16 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

Ukraine: iron ore export-import in November 2016

In November Ukraine exported $186.2 million worth of iron ore, with imports on the level of $3.69 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, the main importer of Ukrainian iron ore in November was China ($54.73 million).

In January-November Ukraine exported $1607.6 million worth of iron ore, while imports stood at $70.86 million. (Ukrainian metal)

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)