Metinvest Group of Companies forecasts the decrease of its output in 2014 by 10% from the planned volumes.
In October Ukraine produced 1921 thousand tons of steel, up by 6.3%, or by 114 thousand tons, MoM.
In October Ukraine exported $93.75 million worth of ferroalloys, with imports reaching $13.59 million.
Mr Volodymyr Demchishin, Ukraine’s newly-appointed minister of energy and coal mining industry, said that Ukraine may take out about 2 million tons of coal from the conflict-hit Donbas region.
According to data released by Metallurgprom industry association, Ukraine’s export values of semi finished steel products in October totaled USD 263 million and the import values amounted to USD 5.79 million.
In October Ukraine (not counting the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea) mined 2.3 million tons of coal, down by 58.8% YoY.
According to Metinvest Group of Companies, in 2015 Ukrainian rolled metal market would shrink by 15%.
In January-November Ukrainian metal companies produced 25.24 million tons of carbon steel, down by 15.9% YoY.
In October Ukraine exported $201.3 million worth of long rolled products with imports on the level of $22.59 million.
In October Ukraine produced 89 thousand tons of steel pipes, down by 6.3%, or by 6 thousand tons, MoM.
Due to the strategic partnership with Ukrrichflot JSSC, during the shipping season of 2014 Zaporizhstal Steel Works shipped to consumers 850 thousand tons of steel products (in 2013 – 509,000 tonnes) via Ukrainian river ports (Zaporizhzhya, Mykolayiv, Kherson river ports). Moreover, the major part of the Works’ steel products over 700,000 tonnes (about 82%) was sent to consumers via Zaporizhzhya river port.
In October Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF, Dniepropetrovsk region) produced 1.3 thousand tons of ferromanganese, up by 18.2%, or by 0.2 thousand tons, MOM.
In October Ukraine exported $263.46 million worth of steel semi-finished products, with imports on the level of $5.79 million.
In October Ukraine produced 1664 thousand tons of pig iron, up by 8.5%, or by 131 thousand tons, MoM.
In 2014 Ukraine will procure 5.4 million tons of ferrous metals scrap.
In January-September Donetsk region exports decreased by 21.6%, to $7379.1 million, YoY.
The latest analysis from Wood Mackenzie focuses on the crisis in Ukraine, and the growing challenges affecting the coal, power and steelmaking space.
ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has opened its fourth metal products warehouse – now in Ternopil.
In October Ukraine exported $247.2 million worth of flat rolled products, with imports on the level of $69.55 million.
|Month||Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943*||Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH15.1461*|
* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)
Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH15.1461* Min max min max September 835.84 987.50 932.59 994.21 October 876.75 1030.38 912.23 936.99 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)…
Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR43.3943* Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH15.1461* Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports Min max min max min max September 119.06 120.98 168.64 174.69 205.00 210.00 October 167.46 169.42 168.64 174.69 205.00 210.00 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.14 according to the National Bank of…