Ukraine: coke output down in January 2022

In January, by-product coke plants decreased manufacture of 6% moisture metallurgical coke by 4.5% YoY, to 807 thousand tons. In December 2021, output totaled 812 thousand tons. In particular, in January, Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Plant produced 218 thousand tons of coke, down by 8.8% YoY (232 thousand tons in December 2021), Azovstal – 115…

Ukraine: coke output up in January 2021

In January, Ukrainian by-product coke plants decreased metallurgical coke manufacture by 2.2% YoY, to 845 thousand tons. In particular, Avdiivka Coke Plant decreased output by 6.3%, to 239 thousand tons, Azovstal – by 3.4%, to 112 thousand tons, Dneprovsky By-Product Coke Plant – by 3.9%, to 49 thousand tons, and Zaporozhkoks – by 2.3%, to…

Ukraine: coke export-import in 2020

In 2020, Ukraine increased export of coke and semi-coke 4-fold YoY, to 58.093 thousand tons valued at $8.702 million, up 3.2-fold. According to the State Customs Service, the main customer was Turkey (65.95%), followed by Georgia (11.52%) and Poland (9.75%). Last year Ukraine imported 382.148 thousand tons of coke and semi-coke valued at $82.421 million,…

Ukraine: coke output down in January-October 2020

In January-October, Ukrainian by-product coke plants decreased metallurgical coke manufacture by 6.3% YoY, to 7.2 million tons. In October, output was roughly on the level of the previous two months (823 thousand tons). In November, no considerable changes are expected. In 10 months, Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works decreased coke output by 12.6% YoY, to…

Ukraine: coke output down in January-September 2020

In January-September, by-product coke plants decreased metallurgical coke output by 6.8% YoY, to 7.2 million tons. Domestic coking coal deliveries have increased a bit, according to Ukrkoks. Imported coal comes from the USA, Canada and Russia. In September, 725 thousand tons of coke were produced. In 9 months, Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works decreased output…

Ukraine: coke output down in January-August 2020

In January-August, Ukraine produced 6.46 million tons of metallurgical coke, down by 6% YoY. In August, output totaled 820 thousand tons. In 8 months, Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works decreased manufacture by 14.6%, to 2 million tons (239 thousand tons in August), Dneprokoks – by 9.6%, to 330 thousand tons (50 thousand tons), Kharkiv By-Product…

Ukraine: coke output down in H1 2020

In January-June, Ukraine produced 5.187 million tons of coke, down by 7.3% YoY. By-product coke plants received 6.51 million tons of coking coal, down by 8%, including 1.79 million tons of domestic coal (+31%) and 4.72 million tons of imported (+17%). The share of imported coal dropped from 80.6% to 72.5%. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: coke output down in January-February 2020

In January-February, Ukrainian by-product coke plants decreased 6% moisture metallurgical coke manufacture by 5.9% YoY, to 1.601 million tons. In February, 774 thousand tons of coke were produced. In particular, Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Plant decreased output by 172%, to 491 thousand tons (235 thousand tons in February), Azovstal – by 1.3%, to 225 thousand…

Ukraine: coke output down in January 2020

In January by-product coke plants decreased metallurgical coke manufacture by 7.7% YoY, to 827 thousand tons. In December 2019 output totaled 769 thousand tons. Since September 2019, metal companies have decreased demand for coke due to the drop of pig iron manufacture. Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works decreased output by 20.3%, to 255 thousand tons,…