In February Ukraine exported $188.81 million worth of iron ore, with imports reaching $11.31 million.
In 2014 Chasov Yar Refractory Works received losses of 18.66 million UAH.
In January-February Ukrainian coke works produced 1.63 million tons of 6% metallurgical coke, down by 42.1% YoY, with 735 thousand tons in February and 900 thousand tons in January.
In February Ukraine imported $22.52 million worth of manganese ore, while imports reached $0.09 million.
Velikoanadolskiy Refractory Works finished 2014 with 28.91 million UAH of losses.
In February Ukraine exported $125.45 million worth of long rolled products, with imports on the level of $5.83 million.
Experts expect steel output in April on the level of 1.6 million tons, with 1.5 million tons both of pig iron and rolled metal.
The losses of Ilyich-Steel (Mariupol, Donetsk region) in 2014 totaled 57.64 million UAH.
In February Ukraine exported $153.04 million worth of flat rolled metal, while imports reached $33.99 million.
Ukraine’s mining and metal company Metinvest is holding consultations with lawyers on the possibility of postponing return of debts, Bloomberg news agency has reported, referring to its sources.
Dniepropetrovsk Metal Construction Works named after Babushkin finished 2014 with 119.68 million UAH of losses.
In February Ukraine exported $34.15 million worth of pig iron, with imports on the level of $0.21 million.