ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih crude steel output up by 17% in H1 2012

In January to June the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totalled 3.1153 million tons, up by 17.5% YoY.In addition, in the first six months of 2012 ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih registered a 13.6% increase YoY in its finished steel output to 2.6835 million tons. During…

Ukrainian semi-finished steel exports and imports decreased in January to May 2012

According to the data issued by Ukraine Cabinet of Ministers, in the January-May period of the current year Ukrainian exports of semi-finished steel products decreased by 7.8% YoY to 4.409 million tons.Meanwhile, exports of semi-finished steel products from Ukraine increased by 32.3% in May compared to April 1.187 million tons. On the other hand, in…

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works to reduce rolled steel output in July 2012

Ukrainian steelmaker Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works, a subsidiary of the Ukrainian steel producer Industrial Union of Donbass, plans to reduce its production of rolled steel products in July by 15% compared to June to around 250,000 tons. (SteelOrbis) 

Ukrainian steel majors cut finished steel output in H1 2012

Most Ukrainian steel majors reduced finished roll production in January to June 2012.ArcelorMittal Kryviy Rih, the country biggest steel mill, raised roll production tentatively by 11.3% YoY to 2.626 million tones. But Azovstal Iron and Steel Works said it reduced roll output by 21.8% YoY to 2.203 million tons, Zaporizhstal reduced it by 2.8% to…

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih supplied rebar for Lviv international airport

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, has stated that 500 tons of rebar, produced by the mill, have been used in the reconstruction of the international airport in Lviv.Standard rebars with diameters of 8 mm, 10 mm, 12mm and 32 mm, produced by ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, were applied for…

June 2012

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROLLED WIRE Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* min max May 568.39 782.70 June 568.39 782.70 Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max May 623.42 701.64 June 665.85 713.91 Month Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min max…

Ukraine’s scrap exports rise by 41% in January to May 2012

In the first five months of the current year Ukraine’s scrap exports increased by 40.6% YoY to 256,400 tons. In May alone Ukraine’s scrap exports rose by 20.5% compared to April to 72,400 tons.
In the first five months of the current year Ukraine’s scrap imports decreased by 54.5% YoY to 29,600 tons. (SteelOrbis)

Ukrainian pig iron exports up by 16% in first five months of 2012

In January to May 2012 Ukrainian exports of pig iron increased by 16.4% YoY to 732,800 tons.
In May alone exports of pig iron from Ukraine decreased by 19% compared to April to 170,400 tons. In January to May 2012 Ukrainian imports of pig iron decreased by 45.8% YoY to 16,000 tons. (SteelOrbis)

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih crude steel output in January to May 2012 up by 11% YoY

In January to May 2012 the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 2.5487 million tons, up by 11.1% YoY.In the first five months of the year ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih registered a 6.4% increase YoY in its finished steel output to 2.1604 million tons. Pig…

Ilyich Iron and Steel Works to stop galvanizing capacities

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works, one of Ukraine’s largest steel producers, schedules the shutoff of hot galvanizing machine #1 at the beginning of July. The decision is based on low demand from both domestic and international customers.
Nevertheless, the company will keep running hot galvanizing machine #2. (Phoenix Capital)

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih finished roll output in January to May 2012 up by 6% YoY

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, Ukraine’s biggest steel producer, increased production of finished roll by 6.4% YoY to 2.16 million tons in January to May 2012.Steel output increased by 11.1% to 2.549 million tons and pig iron – by 13.6% to 2.229 million tons. Production of finished roll in May came to 399,600 tons, steel – to…