Ukraine: scrap procurement down in March 2021

In March, Ukraine procured 291.9 thousand tons of scrap, down by 9.1% MoM. Scrap deliveries to metal companies dropped by 12.1%, to 259.1 thousand tons. In Q1, scrap procurement grew by 28.2%, to 931.1 thousand tons, and deliveries to metal companies – by 23.1%, to 837.7 thousand tons. Export went up 4.3-fold, to 49.1 thousand…

Ukraine: scrap exports up in Q1 2021

In January-March, Ukraine increased ferrous metals scrap exports 4.3-fold YoY, to 49.11 thousand tons, including 18.92 thousand tons in March. According to the State Customs Statistics, in monetary terms exports grew 5.7-fold, to $16.65 million. Imports went up by 85.2%, to 5.61 thousand tons valued at $9 million, up 2.5-fold. The main suppliers were Turkey…

Ukraine: scrap procurement up in Q1 2021

In January-March, Ukraine scrap procurement grew by 28.2% YoY, to 930 thousand tons. The growth was due to high purchasing prices of metal companies. In Q1, metal companies received 837.7 thousand tons of scrap, up by 23.1% YoY. Stocks are estimated at 180 thousand tons. Exports amounted to 49.1 thousand tons, up almost 3-fold YoY.…


Ukraine: scrap export up in January-February 2021

In January-February, Ukraine exported 30.189 thousand tons of ferrous scrap valued at $10.087 million, up 2.8-fold and 3.7-fold YoY respectively. According to the State Customs Service, imports grew by 95.6%, to 3.132 thousand tons valued at $5.179 million, up 2.6-fold. The main suppliers were Turkey (63.35% in monetary terms), Russia (27.77%) and the USA (7.86%),…

In January, Amur region produced 1090.3 kg of gold, down by 23% YoY. Five companies operate in the region. Petropavlovsk decreased output by 27% and Priisk Solovievskiy – by 34%, while Berezitoviy Mine increased by 19%. Alluvial season will begin in May. Last year, 65 enterprises operated at alluvial sites. This year, the region intends to produce 23.5 tons of gold. (Ukrainian metal)

Most of the auctions of Ukrzaliznytsia to sell scrap scheduled for February 23 have not taken place. In particular, 11 lots with the combined amount of 550 million UAH have been canceled. Only one auction was not canceled – 3.8 thousand tons with the expected cost of 19.296 million UAH. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: scrap procurement up in January 2021

In January, scrap companies increased deliveries by 53.7% YoY, to 283.7 thousand tons. Metal companies were provided with ferrous scrap on the level of 142.6%. As of February 1, scrap stocks totaled 170-175 thousand tons. Metinvest enterprises and Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Combine received 171.5 thousand tons, up from 101.9 thousand tons in January 2020.…