METALS OF UKRAINE & RUSSIA: ROLLED WIRE (ordinary steel), FEBRUARY 2015

Export prices are down by $25-30.

METALS OF UKRAINE & RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS (structural steel), FEBRUARY 2015

Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH27.763*
min max
January 229.86 229.86
February 202.56 202.56

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 28.02.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

METALS OF UKRAINE & RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS (ordinary steel), FEBRUARY 2015

Ukrainian export prices are down by $30-50, Russian export prices – by $45.

METALS OF UKRAINE & RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS (structural steel), FEBRUARY 2015

Month Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH27.763*
min max
January 259.42 259.42
February 274.41 274.41

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 28.02.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

METALS OF UKRAINE & RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS (ordinary steel), FEBRUARY 2015

Month Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH27.763*
min max
January 259.42 291.16
February 223.26 274.41

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 28.02.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

 

METALS OF UKRAINE & RUSSIA: STEELMAKING PIG IRON, FEBRUARY 2015

Russian export prices are down by $35-60.

Ukraine: Kharkiv Frunze Works saw income in 2014

In 2014 Kharkiv Works named after Frunze, the major Ukrainian perforated metal wares manufacturer, received income of 26.95 million UAH.

Ukraine: steel output down in February 2015

In February Ukraine produced 1588 thousand tons of steel, down by 15.3%, or by 286 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: Novovolynskiy Casting Works decreased its losses in 2014

In 2014 Novovolynskiy Casting Works decreased its net losses by 22.1%, to 12.11 million UAH, YoY.

Ukraine: rolled metal output falls in February 2015 after a slight rise in January

In February Ukraine produced 1341 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 21.9%, or by 376 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: Alchevsk finishes 2014 with losses

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works has finished 2014 with 20.18 billion UAH of losses.

Ukraine: steel output drops further in February 2015

According to the recent data published by the World Steel Association (World Steel), the crude steel production by Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) declined by 6.0% during the month of February YoY.

Ukraine: February 2015 witnessed pig iron output fall

In February Ukraine produced 1433 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 16.7%, or by 287 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: pipe output down in January-February 2015

In January-February major Ukrainian pipe companies produced 141.3 thousand tons of ferrous pipes, down by 29.8% YoY. In February pipe output was on the level of 59.5 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Dneprometiz saw losses in 2014

Dneprometiz (Dniepropetrovsk), metal wares manufacturer, finished 2014 with 95.15 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: Azovstal received profit in 2014

In 2014 Azovstal Iron and Steel Works received 915.89 million UAH of profits.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output down in January-February 2015

In January-February Ukrainian companies produced 161.2 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 6.4% YoY.

Ukraine: Zaporozhkoks losses down in 2014

Zaporozhkoks, one of the largest by-product coke manufacturers in Ukraine, finished 2014 with net losses of 3.01 million UAH, while in 2013 net losses were on the level of 52.56 million UAH.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal output up in January-February 2015

In January-February Zaporizhstal produced 640.8 thousand tons of steel, up by 2.1% YoY.

Ukraine: iron ore export-import in February 2015

In February Ukraine exported $188.81 million worth of iron ore, with imports reaching $11.31 million.

Ukraine: Chasov Yar Refractory Works saw losses in 2014

In 2014 Chasov Yar Refractory Works received losses of 18.66 million UAH.