In 2013 Ukraine earned less on ferrous metals exports

In 2013 Ukraine decreased its ferrous metal exports by 6.4%, to $14.32 billion, as compared with 2012. Ferrous metals export share reached 22.6% in the total export volume. Metal wares exports decreased by 8.7%, to $2.59 billion, and totalled 4.1% in the total export volumes. In December 2013 ferrous metals exports reached $1.223 billion, while…

In 2013 Ukraine exported $5295.44 million worth of steel half-products

In 2013 Ukraine’s exports of steel half-products totalled $5295.44 million, while imports reached $73.75 million. In December 2013 Ukraine exported steel half-products for $513.04 million and imported for $3.74 million. The main importers of Ukrainian steel half-products in December 2013 were Egypt ($98.87 million) and Turkey ($98.37 million). In November 2013 Ukraine exported steel half-products…

In January 2014 UGOK increased concentrate output

In January Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works (UGOK) increased its concentrate output by 9.58%, to 977.5 thousand tons, as compared with January 2013. Sinter production in January decreased by 16.2%, to 207 thousand tons. It was due to the sinter machine #3 overhaul. In 2013 UGOK produced 10.936 million tons of concentrate. Sinter production in…

Pig iron exports earned Ukraine $824 million in 2013

In 2013 Ukraine exported pig iron for $823.26 million, while imports totaled $6.04 million.


In December 2013 Ukraine exported pig iron for $108.32 million, while imports totaled $0.85 million. On of the main importers of pig iron in December 2013 was Turkey ($52.8 million). (Ukrainian metal)

In 2013 Ukraine earned $3.7 billion on flats exports

In 2013 Ukraine exported rolled flats for $3693.14 million, while imports totaled $1365.55 million.


In December 2013 Ukraine exported $270.63 million worth of rolled flats, while imports totaled $68.14 million. One of the main importers of rolled flats in December 2013 was Russia ($49.14 million). (Ukrainian metal)

In 2013 Ukraine imported $2 billion worth of coal

In 2013 Ukraine imported coal for $1973.75 million, while exports totaled $737.01 million.In December 2013 Ukraine imported $160.21 million worth of coal and exported coal for $76.8 million. The main coal exporter in December 2013 was Russia ($98.93 million). In November 2013 Ukraine Imported $164.38 million worth of coal, while exports totaled $82.29 million. (Ukrainian…

Ukrainian metal companies to decrease steel output in February 2014

In February 2014 Ukrainian metal companies plan to decrease steel smelting by 7.8% from expected output for January (2.7 million tons), to 2.49 million tons. Rolled metal production would decrease by 3.8% from the expected December 2013 levels (2.32 million tons), to 2.23 million tons. Pig iron manufacture is expected to decrease in February to…

December 2013

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max min max November 593.24 602.56 411.37 530.18 December 593.24 602.56 425.89 535.56 Month Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports Export, Russia, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min…

UGOK increased iron ore raw materials output

In January-November 2013 the Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works (UGOK) increased its concentrate output by 4.6%, to 9.941 million tons, and sinter production by 20.5%, to 2.178 million tons, all compared with 2012.In November 2013 UGOK increased concentrate manufacture by 12.05%, to 940.1 thousand tons, while sinter production rose by 70.61%, to 221.8 thousand tons,…