Zaporizhstal to double steel supplies to KCBW

Zaporizhstal has successfully adopted the production process of new types of roll formed sections made of stainless steel grade used for building Ukrainian railroad passenger cars and superfast electric trains, under the order forwarded by PJSC Kriukovskiy Coach Building Works (KCBW) to its Hot Rolling Strip Mill Production Shop. Zaporizhstal ships about 2000 tons of…

Zaporizhstal finish steel product up by 2.9% in April 2013

According to the company’s preliminary results, Zaporizhstal’s finished steel product output increased by 2.9% to 269,000 tons, while its crude steel production increased by 1.6% to 320,100 tons, both year on year basis.

In addition, in the given month Zaporizhstal saw a 2.6% YoY growth in its pig iron output to 270,300 tons. (SteelGuru)

March 2013

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROLLED WIRE UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SLABS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: REINFORCEMENT STEEL, CLASS A1, A3 UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUNDS, SQUARES Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* min max February 528.01 860.35 March 528.01 860.35 Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max February 637.56 857.34 March 688.50…

Ukraine Q1 steel pipe production slumps by 34.5% in March 2013

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, the country’s steel pipe output totaled 167,100 tons in March, jumping by 37.5% from a month ago.
In the first three months of this year the country’s steel pipe production amounted to 397,900 tons, falling by 34.5% YoY. (SteelGuru)

Ukrainian semi-finished steel exports up by 14.8% in January-February 2013

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, tn the January-February period of the current year Ukrainian exports of semi-finished steel products increased by 14.8% YoY to 1.854 million tons.Meanwhile, exports of semi-finished steel products from Ukraine increased by 16.8% in February compared to January to 999,070 tons.On the other hand, in January-February…

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih to maintain rebars shipments in April 2013

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, said that in April it planed to ship around 255-260,000 tons of rebar, almost unchanged compared to March, including shipments of 25-30,000 tons of rebar to the domestic market.In the January to March period of the current year ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih shipped around…

ArcelorMittal Kryvih Rih reports UAH 2.892 million net loss for 2012

ArcelorMittal Kryviy Rih (Dnipropetrovsk region) saw UAH 2.892 million in net losses in 2012, while in 2011 its net profit stood at UAH 2.143 billion.Its undistributed profit as of 2012 totaled UAH 27.965 billion.The company cut its current liabilities by 23%, to UAH 4.069 billion, and its long-term liabilities fell by 8.5%, to UAH 5.342…