Ukraine: river metal transportation up on January-August 2109

In January-August Ukraine transported 1.05 million tons of metal products via the Dnipro River, up by 33.9% YoY.

Overall transportation grew by 29.3%, to 6.88 million tons.

In January-June metal transportation increased by 45% YoY, to 647 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: metal companies decrease electricity consumption in January-July 2019

Electricity consumption in January-July dropped by 0.4% YoY, to 88.169 billion kW-h.

According to the Ministry of energy and coal industry, industrial companies decreased electricity consumption by 0.9%, to 29.948 billion kW-h.

In particular, the metal industry decreased consumption by 0.9%, to 17.153 billion kW-h. (Ukrainian metal)