Ukraine: 9th place in pig iron output retained in October 2018

In October world pig iron manufacture increased by 7.66% YoY, to 107.287 million tons.

China was still the largest manufacturer with 67.736 million tons of pig iron, up by 12.86% YoY.

Ukraine retained the 9th place with 1.785 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: metal output up in January-April 2018

In January-April Ukraine increased pig iron output by 9% YoY (including results of January-February 2017 at the uncontrolled territories of Donbass), to 6.89 million tons. Without the Russia-seized territories the output grew by 18%. Steel smelting dropped by 1% with seized territories, but increased by 5%, to 6.9 million tons without them. Rolled metal output…

Ukraine: place in TOP-10 pig iron manufacturers retained

In January world pig iron output increased by 3.1% YoY, to 94.546 million tons.

According to World Steel Association, manufacture in CIS dropped by 6.3%, to 6.425 million tons.

In particular, Ukraine produced 1.8 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)