Ukrainian pig iron exports decline in first nine months of 2011

In January to September of the current year Ukrainian exports of pig iron decreased by 0.6% YoY to 1.133 million tons.
In September exports of pig iron from Ukraine decreased by 78% compared to August to 51,100 tons. In January to September Ukrainian imports of pig iron increased by 14.5% YoY to 38,600 tons. (SteelOrbis)

Ukraine to produce 3 million tons of crude steel in November

According to the Ukrainian association of metal producers Metallurgprom, in November Ukraine’s crude steel production will stay at the level of 3.03 million tons.According to Metallurgprom forecast, pig iron output in Ukraine will be around 2.560 million tons in November, while production of rolled steel will rise to 2.73 million tons.In October Ukrainian metallurgical companies…

September 2011

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR28.0758* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9723* min max min max August 812.09 822.77 566.48 674.59 September 812.09 822.77 561.60 659.38 Month Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports Export, Russia, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min…

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih crude steel output in January to September down by 9% YoY

In the January to September period of the current year the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 4.118 million tons, down by 9% YoY.In the first nine months of the year ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih registered a 10% decrease YoY in its finished steel output…

Ukraine boosts steel pipe production 35% in 9 months

Steel pipe production in Ukraine soared 35.2% YoY in January to September to 1.676 million tons.
Pipe production in September came to 176,300 tons.
The Metinvest holding’s Khartsyzsk Pipe Works, Ukraine’s largest pipe producer, boosted output considerably in order to meet orders from Russian oil pipeline operator Transneft. (Ukrtruboprom)

Interpipe to supply pipes to Belarus

Interpipe, the pipe and wheel producer, which is under control of EastOne, is planning to supply pipes made at Interpipe Novomoskovsky pipe plant (Dniepropetrovsk region) to Belarus.The company said that Interpipe Novomoskovsky pipe plant passed an audit of the department for supervision of safe work in industry in Belarus.The report said “After the audit, the…

August 2011

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/RUR28.0758* min max July 706.49 906.71 August 706.49 906.71 Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9723* min max July 749.09 902.12 August 749.09 902.12 Month Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min max…

Metinvest issues January to August output results for its subsidiaries

In the January to August period of the current year the steel-making subsidiaries of Metinvest, Ukraine’s largest vertically integrated mining and steel group, saw an 8% increase in their crude steel production to 9.762 million tons, a 6% rise in their finished steel production to 7.024 million tons and a 7% increase in their pig…

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih crude steel output in January to August down by 10%

In the January to August period of the current year the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totalled 3.637 million tons, down by 10% YoY. In the first eight months of the year ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih registered an 11% decrease YoY in its finished steel…