Ukraine: iron ore raw materials export-import in 2014

In 2014 Ukrainian mining companies exported 40894.26 thousand tons of iron ore raw materials, up by 7.7% YoY.

Ukraine: EU cancels duties on imports of welded pipes

The European Commission is imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain welded tubes and pipes of iron or non-alloy steel originating in Belarus, China and Russia and terminating the proceeding for imports of certain welded tubes and pipes of iron or non-alloy steel originating in Ukraine.

Ukraine sees 28.5% decline in steel output in December 2014

Ukraine in December 2014 saw a 28.5% decline in steel output YoY, to 1.903 million tons, being the 11th in the rating compiled by the World Steel Association (Worldsteel) of the 65 main steel producing nations.

Ukraine: flat export-import operations in 2014

In 2014 Ukraine exported $3387.09 million worth of flat steel products, with imports on the level of $759.66 million.

Ukraine: Kremenchuk Steel output down in 2014

In 2014 Kremenchuk Steel Works produced 12692 tons of cast iron, down 5.5 times YoY.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output up in 2014

In 2014 Ukrainian ferroalloy companies produced 1.08 million tons of ferroalloys, up by 24.7% YoY.

Ukraine: steelsmelting pig iron export-import in 2014

In 2014 Ukraine exported 2.2 million tons of steelsmelting pig iron, down by 2.3% YoY, or by 2.5%, to $802.3 million.

Ukraine: AMKR metal output down in 2014

In 2014 ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 5555.4 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 1.9% YoY.

Ukraine: ferromanganese output up at NZF in 2014

In 2014 Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF) produced 40.1 thousand tons of ferromanganese, up by 45.8%, or by 12.6 thousand tons, YoY.

Ukraine: steel pipes export-import operations in 2014

In 2014 Ukraine exported $1094.98 million worth of steel pipes with imports on the level of $108.01 million.

Ukraine up in the steel manufacturers list

According to the World Steel Association, in December 2014 Ukraine went up to 11th position in the leading world steel manufacturers rating, leaving behind Italy that fell to the 13th place.

Ukraine: Ferrexpo plc 2014 results

In 2014 Ferrexpo plc, owner of the Poltava and Yeristovo Mining and Processing Works (PGOK and EGOK), increased its output of pellets of its own raw materials by 2%, to 10670.54 thousand tons, and those of purchased raw materials – by 1%, to 350.86 thousand tons, all YoY.

Ukraine: coal output down in 2014

In 2014 Ukraine decreased its coal output by 22%.

Ukraine: Dzerzhinsky output down in 2014

In 2014 Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after F. Dzerzhinsky, a part of the Industrial Union of Donbass, produced 2.53 million tons of rolled metal, down by 15.1% YoY.

Ukraine: steel semi-finished products export-import operations in 2014

In 2014 Ukraine decreased its carbon steel semi-finished products exports by 15.8%, to 9.16 million tons, YoY. At the same time they fell by 17.2%, to $4.34 billion.

Ukraine: steel consumption to fall in 2015

In 2014 Ukrainian companies consumed 4 million tons of steel, down by 43.7% YoY (7.1 million tons in 2013).

Ukraine to import 12-14 million tons of coke in 2015

According to Ukrkoks association, in 2015 Ukraine will need to import 12-14 million tons of coking coal to meet the domestic demand.

Ukraine: concentrate output up at UGOK in 2014

In 2014 Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works (UGOK) increased its concentrate output by 0.1% YoY, to 10.95 million tons.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal ups output in 2014

In 2014 Zaporizhstal increased output of all its main types of products.

Ukrainian metal output down in 2014

In 2014 Ukrainian metal companies produced 27.16 million tons of steel, down by 16.9% YoY.

Ukrainian ferroalloys import-export operations in November 2014

In November 2014 Ukraine exported $92.07 million worth of ferroalloys, with imports reaching $16.33 million.

Ukraine: Kramatorsk Ferroalloys Works to reach project capacities in Q2 2015

Kramatorsk Ferroalloys Works (Donetsk region) plans to reach its project capacity of 15 thousand tons of ferromanganese per month in the second quarter of 2015.

Russia the major exporter of coke to Ukraine in November 2014

In November 2014 Ukraine imported $55.01 million worth of coke, with exports on the level of $5.06 million.

Ukraine exported one fifth of its steel pipes to Turkmenistan

In November 2014 Ukraine exported $82.14 million worth of steel pipes, with imports totaling $7.77 million.

EMI Deutschland to buy 98.7% of Dneprometiz

Emi Deutschland GmbH plans to acquire 98.6578% shares of Dneprometiz (Dniepropetrovsk).

Ukrainian manganese ore export-import operations in January-November 2014

In November 2014 Ukraine imported $14.71 million worth of manganese ore, with exports on the level of $0.13 million.