Ukraine: metal output down in May 2020

According to preliminary data, in May Ukraine produced 1.62 million tons of steel, down by 11.1% YoY. Pig iron manufacture dropped by 0.9%, to 1.66 million tons, and rolled metal – by 17.1%, to 1.43 million tons. In January-May, Ukraine produced 8.28 million tons of steel (-10.7% YoY), 8.15 million tons of pig iron (-6.6%)…

Ukraine: steel output up in January-February 2020

In January-February, Ukraine increased steel output by 0.4% YoY, to 3.553 million tons. Rolled metal output grew by 7.3%, to 1.68 million tons, but that of pig iron dropped by 4.6%, to 3.14 million tons. Iron ore concentrate manufacture increased by 3.4%, to 10.547 million tons, but that of sinter fell by 0.3%, to 5.137…

Ukraine: metal output down in 2019

In 2019 Ukraine produced 20.824 million tons of steel, down by 1.3% YoY. Pig iron manufacture decreased by 2.5%, to 20.054 million tons, and rolled metal – by 1.1%, to 18.16 million tons. Ukraine started decreasing output since September 2019 due to the drop in demand and price. In particular, Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works…

Ukraine: positions in world steel and pig iron rating retained in January-November 2019

Ukraine retained its 10th place in the ranking of the world’s largest pig iron producers and the 13th place in the ranking of the world’s largest steel producers in January-November, according to the World Steel Association. “Ukraine ranks 10th among 40 pig iron producing countries. Ukraine ranks 13th among 62 steel producing countries,” the Ukrmetalurhprom…