Ukraine: coal mining down in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukrainian companies mined 15958.4 thousand tons of ordinary coal, down by 53.7%, or by 18482.3 thousand tons YoY.

Ukraine: steel scrap exports up in January-May 2015

The state informational and analytical center Gosvneshinform says steel scrap exports in January-May are up by 37%, or by 191.8 thousand tons, to 509.4 thousand tons, YoY.

Ukraine: Alchevsk working again

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works has renewed its operation.

Ukraine: coke export-import in January-May 2015

In May Ukraine imported $39.53 million worth of coke, while exports reached $2 million.

Ukraine: AMKR to build terminals in ports

ArcelorMittal is evaluating the possibility to construct terminals for shipping of its goods in Oktyabrsk port.

Ukraine: flat rolled products export-import in January-May 2015

In May Ukraine exported $197.92 million worth of flat rolled products, with imports on the level of $33.6 million.

Ukraine: Sukhaya Balka ore mining down in January-May 2015

In January-May Evraz Sukhaya Balka Mining and Processing Works (Kriviy Rih, Dniepropetrovsk region) produced 1.14 million tons of iron ore, down by 5% YoY.

Ukraine: manganese output up in May 2015

In May Ukraine produced 143.6 thousand tons of manganese concentrate and sinter, up by 8.3%, or by 11 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: steel pipes export-import in May 2015

In May Ukraine exported $55.86 million worth of steel pipes, with import on the level of $3.02 million.

Ukraine: long rolled products export-import in May 2015

In May Ukraine exported $167.67 million worth of long rolled products, while imports reached $13.41 million.

Ukraine: AMKR output down in May 2015

In January-May ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 2.57 million tons of carbon steel, up by 4.1% YoY.

Ukraine: NZF output down in May 2015

In May Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF), the largest ferroalloys manufacturer in Ukraine, produced 0.3 thousand tons of ferromanganese, down by 66.7% or by 0.6 thousand tons, YoY.

Ukraine: manganese ore export-import in May 2015

In May Ukraine imported $27.25 million worth of manganese ore, with exports on the level of $1.15 million.

Ukraine: steel plants in Mariupol resume output after gas restored

Two large Ukrainian steel plants located in the port city of Mariupol resumed normal output after natural gas supplies had been restored following a cut-off last week, said the plants owner Metinvest.

Ukraine: the Russians cutting down ZALK

Management of Zaporozhye Aluminum Works (ZALK) plans to disassemble wire rod shop, said Oleg Lyashko, the leader of the Radical Party of Ukraine.

Ukraine: gas consumption by metallurgy down in May 2015

In May Ukrainian metal companies consumed 165 million cubic meters of gas, down by 5.2%, or by 9 million cubic meters, MoM.

Ukraine: DMKD needs 108 thousand tons of coke per month

Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky (Dnieprodzerzhinsk, Dniepropetrovsk region) needs 107.7 thousand tons of coke per month.

Ukraine: iron ore exports bring $156 million in May 2015

In May Ukraine exported $156.97 million worth of iron ore, while imports reached $12.35 million.

Ukraine: ferroalloys production down in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukrainian ferroalloy companies produced 389.5 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 8.2% YoY.

Ukraine: coke output down in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukrainian by-product coke plants produced 4.26 million tons of 6% moisture coke, down by 40.4% YoY, with May output on the level of 969 thousand tons, and 842 thousand tons in April.

Ukraine: pipes output down in January-May 2015

In January-May major pipe companies of Ukraine produced 368.2 thousand tons of ferrous pipes, down by 40.1% YoY.

Ukraine: ferroalloys export-import in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukraine exported 377.11 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 0.6% YoY.

Ukraine: Sukhaya Balka ore exports up

Evraz Sukhaya Balka increases its share in the total export volumes to 50%.

Ukraine: pig iron export-import in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukraine exported 688.45 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 40% YoY.

Ukraine: iron ore raw materials export-import in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukrainian mining and metallurgical complex exported 18772.6 thousand tons of iron ore raw materials, up by 13.8% YoY.

Ukraine: Zaporozhogneupor refractories output up in May 2015

In May Zaporozhogneupor increased its output: that of magnesium wares – by 49%, that of refractory concretes and mixes – by 197%, and that of silicon carbide wares – by 44% YoY.