Ukraine: steel output drops further in February 2015

According to the recent data published by the World Steel Association (World Steel), the crude steel production by Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) declined by 6.0% during the month of February YoY.

Ukraine: February 2015 witnessed pig iron output fall

In February Ukraine produced 1433 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 16.7%, or by 287 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: pipe output down in January-February 2015

In January-February major Ukrainian pipe companies produced 141.3 thousand tons of ferrous pipes, down by 29.8% YoY. In February pipe output was on the level of 59.5 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Dneprometiz saw losses in 2014

Dneprometiz (Dniepropetrovsk), metal wares manufacturer, finished 2014 with 95.15 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: Azovstal received profit in 2014

In 2014 Azovstal Iron and Steel Works received 915.89 million UAH of profits.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output down in January-February 2015

In January-February Ukrainian companies produced 161.2 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 6.4% YoY.

Ukraine: Zaporozhkoks losses down in 2014

Zaporozhkoks, one of the largest by-product coke manufacturers in Ukraine, finished 2014 with net losses of 3.01 million UAH, while in 2013 net losses were on the level of 52.56 million UAH.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal output up in January-February 2015

In January-February Zaporizhstal produced 640.8 thousand tons of steel, up by 2.1% YoY.

Ukraine: iron ore export-import in February 2015

In February Ukraine exported $188.81 million worth of iron ore, with imports reaching $11.31 million.

Ukraine: Chasov Yar Refractory Works saw losses in 2014

In 2014 Chasov Yar Refractory Works received losses of 18.66 million UAH.

Ukraine: coke output down in January-February 2015

In January-February Ukrainian coke works produced 1.63 million tons of 6% metallurgical coke, down by 42.1% YoY, with 735 thousand tons in February and 900 thousand tons in January.

Ukraine: manganese ore export-import in February 2015

In February Ukraine imported $22.52 million worth of manganese ore, while imports reached $0.09 million.

Ukraine: Velikoanadolskiy Refractory Works ends 2014 with losses

Velikoanadolskiy Refractory Works finished 2014 with 28.91 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: long rolled products import-export in February 2015

In February Ukraine exported $125.45 million worth of long rolled products, with imports on the level of $5.83 million.

Ukraine: steelsmelting to fall even lower

Experts expect steel output in April on the level of 1.6 million tons, with 1.5 million tons both of pig iron and rolled metal.

Ukraine: Ilyich-Steel finished 2014 with losses

The losses of Ilyich-Steel (Mariupol, Donetsk region) in 2014 totaled 57.64 million UAH.

Ukraine: flats export-import in February 2015

In February Ukraine exported $153.04 million worth of flat rolled metal, while imports reached $33.99 million.

Ukraine: Metinvest mulling debt restructuring

Ukraine’s mining and metal company Metinvest is holding consultations with lawyers on the possibility of postponing return of debts, Bloomberg news agency has reported, referring to its sources.

Ukraine: Babushkin Works gets 120 million UAH of losses in 2014

Dniepropetrovsk Metal Construction Works named after Babushkin finished 2014 with 119.68 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: pig iron export-import in February 2015

In February Ukraine exported $34.15 million worth of pig iron, with imports on the level of $0.21 million.

Ukraine: Ukrstalkonstruktsiya finished 2014 with losses

In 2014 Ukrstalkonstruktsiya (Kiev) received 54.69 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: Ilyich launches new steel grade plates

Mariupol Ilyich Iron & Steel Works is launching the production of boron added 30MnB5 steel plates for quenching and tempering, which increases the service life of components in agricultural machinery. This is the first time this kind of plates will be manufactured in Ukraine; machine-building companies previously imported this type of steel from Turkey and Europe.

Ukraine: Ferrexpo finishes 2014 with profit

Ferrexpo plc, controlling Poltava Mining and Processing Works, received $183.84 million of profit.

Ukraine: steel pipes export-import in February 2015

In February Ukraine exported $57.66 million worth of steel pipes, while imports totaled $6.27 million.

Ukraine: Avdiivka finished 2014 with losses

In 2014 the largest coke manufacturer Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works (Donetsk region) received 791.96 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: February 2015 export-imports operations with ferrous metals scrap

In February Ukraine exported $26.67 million worth of ferrous metals scrap, while imports totaled $0.43 million.