Ukraine crisis: the latest developments – coal, power, steel and iron ore industries

The latest analysis from Wood Mackenzie focuses on the crisis in Ukraine, and the growing challenges affecting the coal, power and steelmaking space.

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih opens up a warehouse in Western Ukraine

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has opened its fourth metal products warehouse – now in Ternopil.

Ukrainian flats export-import operations in October 2014

In October Ukraine exported $247.2 million worth of flat rolled products, with imports on the level of $69.55 million.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: silicomanganese, October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH15.1461*
Min max min max
September 1005.12 1132.06 1012.36 1088.02
October 1052.85 1202.58 993.66 1029.15

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 2a), October 2014

Month Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH15.1461*
min max
September 206 262
October 192 195

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 3a), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943*
Min max
September 237 303
October 240 303

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: strips (structural steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH15.1461*
Min max min max
September 633.03 633.03 412.37 412.37
October 634.65 634.65 423.05 423.05

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: strips (ordinary steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH15.1461*
Min max min max
September 430.47 633.03 412.37 453.71
October 441.30 634.65 423.05 550.82

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: cold-rolled coils (structural steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH15.1461*
Min max min max
September 484.63 669.90 458.45 471.94
October 499.14 669.90 513.57 542.75

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: cold-rolled sheet (structural steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH15.1461*
Min max min max
September 484.63 669.90 466.47 509.48
October 499.14 669.90 464.71 582.60

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: hot-rolled coils (structural steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH15.1461*
Min max min max
September 449.37 560.67 412.37 470.68
October 462.50 560.67 423.05 480.33

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: hot-rolled plate (structural steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH15.1461* Min max min max September 439.90 658.24 419.09 490.59 October 454.67 658.24 419.09 535.64 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)…

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: bars (structural steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943*
min max
September 737.42 949.43
October 737.42 949.43

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: beams, channel (structural steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943*
min max
September 480.45 843.43
October 480.45 884.91

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: beams, channel (ordinary steel), October 2014

Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH15.1461* Export, Ukraine, $/t, DAF Ukrainian border Export, Russia, $/t, DAF Russian border min max min max min max min max September 474.60 838.82 407.91 475.99 615.00 715.00 616.00 646.00 October 474.60 838.82 407.91 489.46 615.00 715.00 616.00 646.00 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian…