Ukraine earns $82 million on pipe exports in August 2014

In August Ukraine exported $82.39 million worth of steel pipes, with imports on the level of $6.86 million.

Zaporizhstal witnesses rise in output

In January-September Zaporizhstal produced 2550.4 thousand tons of pig iron, 2933.7 thousand tons of steel and 2513.6 thousand tons of rolled metal, up by 6.2%, 2.1% and 2.9% YoY respectively.

Ukraine decreased pig iron output in September 2014

In September pig iron output in Ukraine decreased by 3.3%, or by 52 thousand tons, MoM, to 1533 thousand tons.

Azovstal output down in 9 months of 2014

In January-September Azovstal Iron and Steel Works (Mariupol, Donetsk region), a part of the Metinvest group, produced 2.41 million tons of rolled metal, down by 23.3% YoY.

Zaporizhstal to invest $1.5 billion in a new converter shop

Zaporizhstal estimates its investments into construction of a new converter shop on the level of $1.5 billion.

Despite the situation Russia still holds the major pipes imports quota

Quotas for imports of seamless casing and compressor pipes irrespective of the country of origin or export have been prolonged from October 1, 2014 till March 31, 2015.

Alchevsk to remain idle

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works (Lugansk region) has no plans to start working in October.

In November 2014 Ukraine to increase metal output

According to the experts at Metallurgprom, Ukrainian metal companies will produce 1.9 million tons of steel in November.

Ukraine hacks metal exports to Russia

In July-August Ukrainian metal companies decreased rolled metal supplies to Russia by 27%.

METALS OF UKRAINE & RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS (ordinary steel), AUGUST 2014

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Ukrainian pig iron output down in August 2014

In August Ukraine produced 1585 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 29.7%, or by 669 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine decreases metal output in 9 months of 2014

In January-September Ukrainian metal companies produced 21.49 million tons of carbon steel, down by 13.5% YoY.

Zaporizhstal output up in 9 months

In January-September Zaporizhstal produced 2550.4 thousand tons of pig iron, 2933.7 thousand tons of steel and 2513.6 thousand tons of rolled metal.

Kramatorsk Ferroalloys to reach planned capacities by 2015

Kramatorsk Ferroalloys Works plans to reach its targeted capacity of 15 thousand tons of ferromanganese per month by 2015.

Ukrainian flats exports down in August 2014

In August Ukraine exported $306.57 million worth of rolled flat products, with imports on the level of $69.83 million.

Kremenchuk Steel Works to halt

Kremenchuk Steel Works (KSZ, Poltava region) is going to halt its manufacturing processes.

Ukraine continues dropping rolled metal output

In August Ukraine produced 1563 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 28.5%, or by 624 thousand tons, MoM.

7 metal companies halted

Due to the problems with raw materials delivery 7 mining-metallurgical companies, situated in the East of Ukraine, have halted their operation.

Ukraine decreases long rolled metal imports

In August Ukraine exported $215.5 million worth of long rolled products, while import was on the level of $8.19 million.

Interpipe to supply pipes to Kievenergo

Kievenergo has chosen Interpipe Ukraine (Dniepropetrovsk) as a supplier of steel pipes for the total amount of 57.2 million UAH.

Ukraine’s ferrous scrap exports fall in August 2014

In August Ukraine exported $20.04 million worth of ferrous metals scrap, with imports on the level of $0.18 million.

Ukraine exported less steel semis in August 2014

In August Ukraine exported $309.5 million worth of steel semi-finished steel products, with imports on the level of $6.08 million.

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih drops output in August 2014

In August ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 524.1 thousand tons of steel, down by 6.81%, or by 38.3 thousand tons, YoY.

Ukraine starts to export less pipes

In August Ukraine exported $82.398 million worth of steel pipes, with imports on the level of $6.68 million.

Metal companies carry on decreasing gas consumption

In August Ukrainian metallurgical companies consumed 160 million cubic meters of gas, down by 17%, or by 30 million cubic meters, MoM.

NZF output up in August 2014

In August Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF), the major ferroalloys manufacturer in Ukraine, produced 3.7 thousand tons of ferromanganese, up by 23.3%, or by 0.7 thousand tons, MoM.