In November Ukraine exported $35.57 million worth of steel pipes, with exports on the level of $7.5 million.
In January-November major Ukrainian companies produced 777 thousand tons of ferrous pipes, down by 40.3% YoY.
In November Ukraine exported $200.18 million worth of steel semi-finished products, while imports totaled $2.16 million.
In November Ukraine imported $19.25 million worth of coke, with exports on the level of $3.12 million.
In November Ukraine produced 139.2 thousand tons of manganese concentrate and sinter, down by 5.6%, or by 8.3 thousand tons MoM.
Evraz Ukraine negates information about the conflict between the Evraz Sukhaya Balka management and the Independent Miners Union.
In November Ukraine exported $139.75 million worth of iron ore, with imports on the level of $8.87 million.
The Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseny Yatsenyuk admits the ferrous scrap export duty can increase.
In November Ukrainian metal companies consumed 150 million cubic meters of gas, down by 5.7%, or by 9 million cubic meters MoM.
On December 9, the Russian president Putin ordered to resume coal deliveries to Ukraine.
DTEK Dobropolyeugol CEO Yuri Cherednichenko said the mines would stop working half time in 2016.
The ministry for economical development and trade has developed a new decree on metal scrap to increase transparency of business and metal companies supplies.
The crisis manager Mikhail Spektor has left the supervisory board of Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant, where he had been in the office since December 13, 2013.
The state power-generating company Centrenergo expects another cargo vessel with 85 thousand tons of South African coal around January 25, 2016. The coal will be delivered for Zmiyevskaya thermal power station in Kharkiv region.
In January-November Ukrainian by-product coke plants imported 9.1 million tons of ordinary coking coal and coal concentrate, up by 1% YoY.