Russia: metal prices down on November 16-22, 2018

On November 16-22 metal prices index in Central region dropped by 0.13% WoW.

Only rounds saw an increase of 0.18%.

Channel prices fell by 0.43%, cold-rolled metal – by 0.27%.

Hot-rolled sheet decreased in price by 0.24%, and pipes – by 0.22%. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: ferrous metals deliveries to railroad machine-builders up in October 2018

In October direct deliveries of ferrous metals to railroad machine-builders totaled 119 thousand tons.

According to the railroad statistics, this is up by 3.9% YoY.

In 10 months deliveries grew by 21.4% YoY, to 1.25 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: metal deliveries to shipbuilders down in October 2018

In October direct railroad deliveries of metal to the major shipbuilding and ship-repair enterprises totaled 8.1 thousand tons.

According to the railroad statistics, this is down by 35% YoY.

In 10 months deliveries reached 93.6 thousand tons, down by 23.2% YoY. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: steel deliveries to construction companies down in October 2018

In October direct deliveries of steel to the companies manufacturing ferroconcrete structures, as well as house building factories totaled 13.4 thousand tons.

According to the railroad statistics, this is down by 25.1% YoY.

In January-October deliveries of steel reached 147 thousand tons, down by 30.8% YoY. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: EU metal quota half used

The quota for all countries introduced by the European Commission in response to the 25% duty from US in 100 days has been 40-45% used on 11 items exported by Ukraine. As of October 26, the least used quota is that for cold-rolled flat rolled alloyed and unalloyed steel – 23.46% (309.451 thousand tons of…

Russia: ferrous metals deliveries to agriculture machine producers up in September 2018

In September direct railroad deliveries of ferrous metals to the major Russian manufacturers of tractors, combines and other agricultural machines totaled 24.1 thousand tons.

According to the railroad statistics, this is up by 22.2% YoY.

In 9 months deliveries grew by 0.9% YoY, to 189 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)