Ukraine decreases metal export earnings

In January-May Ukrainian metal companies earned $6007 million on ferrous metals export, down by 2.4% YoY. According to the customs statistics, ferrous metals exports rose to 24.74% of total exports from 22.62% a year ago. In May ferrous metals exports brought $1378.98 million to Ukraine. At the same time Ukraine decreased ferrous metals imports by…

Ukraine increases manganese concentrate and sinter output in April 2014

In April Ukrainian companies produced 121.1 thousand tons of manganese concentrate and sinter, up by 24%, or by 23.4 thousand tons. According to the Association of Ukrainian Ferroalloy Producers, manganese sinter output went up by 0.3%, or by 0.1 thousand tons, to 35.5 thousand tons, while that of manganese concentrate increased by 37.4%, or by…

April 2014 witnesses fall in ferroalloys output

In April Ukrainian companies produced 70.2 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 19.5%, or by 17 thousand tons, MoM. According to the Association of Ukrainian Ferroalloy Producers, in January-April companies produced 330.4 thousand tons of ferroalloys, up by 27%, or by 70.3 thousand tons, YoY. In March metal companies produced 87.2 thousand tons of ferroalloys,…

May 2014

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Ukraine lowers metal output in January-May 2014

In January-May Ukrainian metal companies produced 12.9 million tons of steel, down by 7% YoY. In the given period rolled metal output also decreased by 7%, to 11.38 million tons, while that of pig iron fell by 1%, to 12.01 million tons. Coke manufacture dropped by 3%, to 7.15 million tons, while at the same…

Dneprospetsstal increases heat-resistant alloys output

In 2013 heat-resistant alloys output at Dneprospetsstal reached its absolute maximum for the last 20 years.  The works started producing rolled rods with 37-42 mm diameter, which is considered the main advantage in the development of this type of products. Now the company can produce rolled heat-resistant alloys with 20-75 mm diameter. Even though heat-resistant…

Metinvest decreases iron ore concentrate output in Q1 2014

In January-March Metinvest group of companies produced 8820 thousand tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 4.04%, or by 372 thousand tons, QoQ.

Taking YoY figures, Metinvest decreased its iron ore concentrate output by 5.41%, or by 505 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukrainian metal exports and imports down in January-April 2014

In January-April Ukrainian metal companies decreased ferrous metals exports profit by 6.5%, to $4628.11 million YoY. During this period ferrous metals amounted for 24.02% of the total export volumes, up by 1.5% YoY. In April ferrous metals exports earned Ukraine $1153.5 million. At the same time Ukraine imported ferrous metals for $434.74 million, down by…