Kazakhstan: metal prices up in 2018

Last year the prices of industrial manufacturers grew by 19% YoY. According to the Statistics Committee of the Ministry of the National Economy, in particular, coal became 10.7% more expensive and metallic ores – 2.2%. Prices of ferroalloys grew by 24%, of rolled metal – by 15.4%, of aluminum – by 3.8%, and of copper…

Russia: NMTP ferrous metal throughput up in January-October 2018

In January-October the consolidated throughput of NMTP terminals totaled 116.946 million tons, down by 2.4% YoY.

Ferrous metals and pig iron accounted for 11.165 million tons, up by 11.3% YoY.

Non-ferrous metals throughput dropped by 13.3%, to 0.826 million tons, and of iron ore raw materials – by 4.8%, to 2.011 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)

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)