Export prices are down by $5.
According to the press-release of Ferrexpo, the leading producer and exporter of iron ore pellets in Ukraine, the company’s AGM has approved of a $3.3 cents final dividend. Earlier Ferrexpo’s Board of Directors has proposed a final dividend in respect of profits generated by the company in 2014 of $3.3 cents per ordinary share, payable on May 29, 2015 to shareholders of record as of May 1, 2015. The AGM also approved of the company’s financial report for 2014 and re-appointed Ernst & Young LLP as auditors.
Export prices are up by $5.
In April Ukraine imported $43.57 million worth of coke, with exports on the level of $3.36 million.
In 2014 Zaporizhstal received 1120.6 million UAH of profits as opposed to 8.19 million in 2013.
For the Ukrainian steel industry 2014 was the worst in the last 15 years, worldsteel data shows.
In April Ukraine produced 132.6 thousand tons of manganese concentrate and sinter, up by 16.7%, or by 19 thousand tons, MoM.
In April Ukraine exported $89.95 million worth of ferroalloys, with imports on the level of $11.03 million.
Ukrainian export prices are up by $32-37, Russian average minimal export prices are up by $5, while average maximal prices are down by $10.
In January-March Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works produced 2279.9 tons of spongy titanium, up by 49.6%, YoY.
In April Ukraine exported $32.01 million worth of ferrous metals scrap, with imports on the level of $0.15 million.
In 2014 Evraz Dneprodzerzhinsk By-product Coke Plant received 65.73 million UAH of profits.
In April Ukraine exported $36.02 million worth of pig iron, with imports on the level of $0.12 million.
In April Ukraine produced 1.02 million tons of ferrous rolled metal, down by 41.4% YoY and 19.3% MoM. In January-April Ukraine produced 3.71 million tons of ferrous rolled metal.