In February Ukraine exported $121.12 million worth of long-rolled metal products, with imports on the level of $10.39 million.
The supervisory board of Evraz Sukhaya Balka appointed Alexander Batareyev the general director of the company.
In February Ukraine exported $143.38 million worth of flat-rolled steel products, with imports on the level of $37.3 million.
In 2015 Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works received 1.56 billion UAH of losses.
In February Ukraine exported $179.26 million worth of semi-finished steel products, while imports reached $1.27 million.
In 2015 the largest refractory producer in Ukraine – Zaporozhogneupor – received 21.03 million UAH of losses.
Metallurgprom believes the giving of scrap export quotas by the Ministry of economical development and trade is illegal and is going to sue the ministry.
In 2015 Vtormet received 180 thousand UAH of profits.
Azovstal Iron and Steel Works faces its metal delivery problems.
In February Dniepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky produced 170.3 thousand tons of pig iron.
The Eurasian Economic Commission has prolonged antidumping investigations against Ukraine-produced ferrosilicomanganese.
Ukrkoks believes in 2016 bulk 6% moisture coke production will increase by 10%, or by 1.2 milion tons, to 12.76 million tons.
In January-February Ukraine imported 2.44 million tons of coal worth $238 million, down by 11% YoY. Russia exported $118.1 million worth of coal, USA – $45.3 million, Australia – $25.9 million and other countries – $48.7 million.
Centravis Production Ukraine shipped seamless stainless pipes to Dunkirk for the construction of the liquefied gas storage.
On March 7, the rail shop of Azovstal Iron and Steel Works has started a new rolling campaign.
The industrial policy and entrepreneurship commission of the Verkhovnaya Rada has supported the decree on the metal scrap export duty increase.
The Ministry of economical development and trade has allowed exporting 143.8 thousand tons of metal scrap.