Ukrainian ferroalloy output down in January-October 2013

In January-October Ukrainian ferroalloy companies decreased output by 20%, to 702.5 thousand tons, compared to the same period of last year. In particular, silicomanganese output decreased by 17.2%, to 509.9 thousand tons, ferromanganese – by 54.5%, to 65.8 thousand tons, metallic manganese – by 45.1%, to 7.2 thousand tons, while ferrosilicon (45%) production increased by…

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ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih’s finished steel output up by 3.8% in January-October 2013

In the first 10 months of the current year the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 5.3223 million tons, up by 0.3% year on year, as announced by the company. In addition, in the first 10 months of the year ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih saw a…

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In September 2013 Ukrainian metal companies decreased output

In January-September Ukrainian metallurgical companies increased  steel output by 1%, to 24.847 million tons, pig iron production – by 2.5%, to 21.897 million tons, while rolled metal manufacture decreased by 1%, to 21.920 million tons, all on year on year basis. In September steel output decreased by 4.1%, to 2.806 million tons, as compared to…

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Ilyich carries out blast furnace overhaul work

Ukraine’s largest vertically-integrated mining and steel group Metinvest has stated that a major overhaul of blast furnace No. 4 has been carried out within the framework of the production modernization program at its subsidiary – Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works.The main emphasis was on carrying out overhaul work to improve equipment reliability growth and…

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