As of March 12, Ukrainian importers of pipes have used up 82.03% of the annual quota for the delivery of seamless casing steel pipes with up to 406.4 mm diameter.
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.