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)

Ukraine: SevGOK to buy 14 BELAZ trucks in 2017

Severniy Mining and Processing Works decided to buy 14 large BELAZ trucks valued at 0.5 billion UAH within the 2017 investment program.

According to the company statement, the first 130-ton BELAZ has already been put to work at the Pervomaysky quarry. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: steel pipes export-import in November 2016

In November Ukraine exported $36.917 million worth of steel pipes, with imports on the level of $6.921 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, the main consumer of Ukrainian steel pipes in November was Russia ($10.473 million).

In January-November Ukraine exported $368 million worth of steel pipes, while imports reached $90.087 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: beams (structural steel), November 2016

Month

Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR64.9*

min

max

October

580

775

November

580

775

* – 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)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: square billets (structural steel), November 2016

Month

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

min

max

October

331

418

November

244

496

* – 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: ferrous scrap export-import in November 2016

In November Ukraine imported $1.052 million worth of ferrous scrap, with exports on the level of $2.283 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, Ukraine exported most of its ferrous scrap to Turkey ($2.241 million).

In January-November Ukraine exported $42.6 million worth of ferrous scrap, while imports totaled $7.552 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: pig iron export-import in November 2016

In November Ukraine exported $52.02 million worth of pig iron, while imports totaled $0.001 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, Italy was the main consumer of Ukrainian pig iron in November ($22.67 million).

In January-November Ukraine exported $503.27 million worth of pig iron, with imports on the level of $0.55 million. (Ukrainian metal)