Ukraine: scrap export up in January-September 2021

In January-September, Ukraine exported 455.398 thousand tons of ferrous scrap, up 18.1-fold YoY. In September, exports reached 44.966 thousand tons. According to the State Customs Service, in monetary terms exports have grown 27.2-fold, to $175.584 million. Imports increased by 26.7%, to 17.197 thousand tons, valued at $31.807 million, up 2.05-fold. The main suppliers were Turkey…

Ukraine: scrap export up in January-August 2021

In January-August, Ukraine exported $175.59 million worth of ferrous scrap, up 27-fold YoY. According to the State Customs Service, in September exports amounted to $18.44 million, up from $1.13 million in September 2020. In 8 months, imports grew 2.05-fold, to $31.81 million, with $2.87 million imported in September. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: ferrous scrap export up in January-August 2021

In January-August, Ukraine exported 410.43 thousand tons of ferrous scrap, up 19.93-fold YoY, including 75.84 thousand tons in August. According to the State Customs Statistics, revenue grew 29.5-fold, to $157.15 million. Imports in 8 months amounted to 15.89 thousand tons valued at $28.94 million, up by 31.7% and 2.1-fold YoY respectively. The main suppliers were…

Ukraine: scrap now exported to Belarus

In June, Ukraine for the first time exported ferrous scrap to Belarus. According to Ukrmetallurgprom president Aleksander Kalenkov, BMZ was probably the customer. Even though the export volumes to Belarus are small, they are symbolic nevertheless. “Turkey and Transnistria are traditional buyers of Ukrainian scrap. With the latter being a Russian enclave receiving energy resources…

Ukraine: AMKR supports temporarily scrap export ban

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih supports the imposition of a ferrous scrap export ban until the end of 2023. According to the company CEO Mauro Longobardo, the main buyers of Ukrainian scrap are Turkish metal plants. Using cheaper raw materials from Ukraine they later create competition for Ukrainian companies on their own market. “Scrap goes to Turkey,…

Ukraine: scrap export up in H1 2021

In January-June, Ukraine increased export of ferrous scrap 13.7-fold YoY, to 230.97 thousand tons, including 84.63 thousand tons in June. According to the State Customs Service, in monetary terms exports have grown 19.2-fold, to $82.86 million. Imports went up by 36.6%, to 12.55 thousand tons valued at $22.331 million, up 2.1-fold. The main suppliers were…