Ukraine: pig iron export-import operations in January 2015

In January Ukraine exported $41.33 million worth of pig iron, while imports reached $0.54 million.

Ukraine: NZF drops ferromanganese output in January 2015

In January Nikopol Ferroalloys Plant (NZF) produced 0.9 thousand tons of ferromanganese, down by 76.9%, or by 3 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: manganese output collapses in January 2015

In January Ukraine produced 30.8 thousand tons of manganese concentrate and sinter, down by 76.7%, or by 101.5 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: ferrous scrap export-import in January 2015

In January Ukraine exported $11.82 million worth of ferrous scrap, while imports reached $0.39 million.

Ukraine: some Lugansk mines are still operating

Some mines are still operating in the Lugansk region, controlled by Ukraine. These belong to Lisichanskugol and Pervomayskugol. In 2014 these companies produced 1 million tons of coal.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output in January 2015 down

In January Ukrainian ferroalloy companies produced 82.6 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 0.5% YoY.

Ukraine: Ferrexpo pellets output up in January 2015

In January Ferrexpo plc, controlling Poltava and Yeristovo Mining and Processing Works (PGOK and EGOK), increased its pellets output by 2.5%, to 1.01 million tons, YoY. At the same time concentrate production went down by 4.5%, to 1.143 million tons.

Ukraine: pipes output down in January 2015

In January major Ukrainian pipe companies decreased their output of ferrous pipes by 10.1%, to 78.3 thousand tons, YoY. In December 2014 pipe output was 94.3 thousand tons, in November 2014 – 102.3 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Metinvest iron ore concentrate output down in 2014

In 2014 Metinvest group produced 34880 thousand tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 6%, or by 2038 thousand tons, YoY.

Ukraine: SevGOK January 2015 pellets output down

In January Severniy Mining and Processing Works (SevGOK, Kriviy Rih) produced 702 thousand tons of pellets, down by 32.6% YoY.

Ukraine: AMKR output up in January 2015

In January ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 416 thousand tons of rolled metal, up by 24.4% YoY, but down by 6.5% MoM.

Ukraine: January 2015 sees less ferrous exports earnings

In January Ukrainian metal companies exported $748.7 million worth of ferrous metals, down by 34.3% YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest update on metal output in Q4 2014

A rise in hot metal output in Q4 2014 caused an increase in merchant pig iron production of 114,000 tons QoQ.

Ukraine: EEC starts anti-dumping investigation into seamless pipes

The Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) has decided to launch an anti-dumping investigation into the import of 426 mm cold-rolled and hot-rolled seamless pipes of stainless steel produced in Ukraine.

Ukraine: Azovstal sees fall in its output in January 2015

In January Azovstal Iron and Steel Works, a part of the Metinvest group, produced 244 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 22.3% YoY.

Ukraine: ZTMK ups titanium ingots output in 2014

Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works (ZTMK), a part of Group DF, produced 207 tons of titanium ingots in 2014, up 3 times YoY.

Ukraine: UGOK output down in January 2015

In January Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works (UGOK) produced 960.5 thousand tons of concentrate, down by 1.7% YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest coke output down in 2014

In 2014 Ukraine’s largest metal company Metinvest produced 4.79 million tons of coke, down by 22% YoY.

Ukraine: Dneprospetsstal output slightly up in 2014

In December 2014 Dneprospetsstal produced 17.63 thousand tons of steel, down by 18.2% MoM.

Ukraine: Ferrexpo profits $150 million in Q1-3 2014

January-September 2014 UK-based Ferrexpo Plc, controlling Poltava Mining and Processing Works, finished with the profit of $150.15 million.

Ukraine: Metinvest cuts metal output in 2014

Metinvest, the largest Ukrainian mining and metallurgical holding, in 2014 cut steel production by 26% in comparison with 2013, to 9.205 million tons.

Ukraine: industrial prices in January 2015 up by 2.3%

Industrial prices in Ukraine after stability in December 2014 have started growing again, rising for the first month of the New Year by 2.3%.

Ukraine: manganese ore export-import in 2014

In 2014 Ukraine imported $160.71 million worth of manganese ore, with exports on the level of $4.16 million.

Ukraine: AMKR enters Israel market

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has started producing 8, 10 and 12 mm diameter reinforcement bars for Israel. 5 years ago AMKR supplied its products to the local market, but now the company and its customers enter a new level of cooperation. Israel witnesses rise in construction and thus the high demand for reinforcement bars.