In May Ukraine will produce 2.2 million tons of steel, 2.1 million tons of pig iron and 1.9 million tons of rolled metal, according to Metallurgprom. For April its figures were as follows: steel – 2.1 million tons, pig iron – 2 million tons, rolled metal – 1.8 million tons.
In January-March Ukrainian metal companies consumed 460 million cubic meters of natural gas, down by 21% YoY.
Krasnoarmeyskugol has struck a deal with Komsomolskaya Central Processing Factory to process 60.71 million UAH worth of coal.
In 2015 Evraz Dneprodzerzhinsk By-product Coke Plant received $254.51 million UAH of profits.
In March Ukraine exported $123.86 million worth of iron ore, while imports totaled $10.4 million.
Ukrzaliznytsia receives around one third of its income by servicing SCM companies.
In January-March Interpipe Niko Tube produced 49.3 thousand tons of pipes, down by 29.3% YoY, with 20.7 thousand tons produced in March.
In January-March Centravis Production Ukraine produced 4.4 thousand tons of stainless pipes, down by 18.5% YoY.
ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has implemented a one-off social program for its pensioners.
In 2015 Vesco received 529.42 million UAH of net profits, up 2 times YoY.
Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has chosen Energy Trade Group for the delivery of 10.42 million cubic meters of natural gas in April-December valued at 74455.92 thousand UAH.
In 2016 Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex plans to produce 5 thousand tons of 58.8% Fe merchantable ore.