In October Ukraine exported $72.66 million worth of ferroalloys, while imports reached $5.68 million.
Ukrkoks association supports coke import restrictions.
In October Ukraine imported $12.86 million worth of manganese ore and didn’t export it at all.
Central Mining and Processing Works has given 1.5 million UAH for landscaping and public amenities of its hometown of Kriviy Rih.
In October Ukraine imported $23.79 million worth of coke, with exports on the level of $5.29 million.
For the past ten years Ukraine has been #2 steel ingots and semi-finished products exporter, according to WorldSteel, #1 being Russia.
In October Ukraine exported $146.08 million worth of flat rolled metal, with imports on the level of $47.18 million.
Last week Ukrainian export quotations for steelmaking pig iron decreased by 15%, to $155-160 per ton FOB.
In October Ukraine exported $140.11 million worth of long rolled metal, while imports totaled $10.18 million.
The State Border Service of Ukraine has detained three Ukrainians who have been taking radioactive metal scrap from the exclusion zone.
In October Ukraine exported $58.79 million worth of pig iron, with imports reaching $0.06 million.
Azerbaijan became the major importer of steel pipes from Ukraine in October.
In January-October Ukrainian coke plants imported 8.2 million tons of ordinary coking coals and coal concentrate for coking, down by 2% YoY.
Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky has stopped the blast furnace #12 for the capital repairs.
Ukrainian Polymetals director Konstantin Lesnichy has offered the company creditors to pay all debts in cash in the court of law, if they drop their appeal.