Kremenchuk Steel Works (KSZ, Poltava region) is going to halt its manufacturing processes.
In August Ukraine produced 1563 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 28.5%, or by 624 thousand tons, MoM.
Due to the problems with raw materials delivery 7 mining-metallurgical companies, situated in the East of Ukraine, have halted their operation.
In August Ukraine exported $215.5 million worth of long rolled products, while import was on the level of $8.19 million.
Kievenergo has chosen Interpipe Ukraine (Dniepropetrovsk) as a supplier of steel pipes for the total amount of 57.2 million UAH.
In August Ukraine exported $20.04 million worth of ferrous metals scrap, with imports on the level of $0.18 million.
In August Ukraine exported $309.5 million worth of steel semi-finished steel products, with imports on the level of $6.08 million.
In August ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 524.1 thousand tons of steel, down by 6.81%, or by 38.3 thousand tons, YoY.
In August Ukraine exported $82.398 million worth of steel pipes, with imports on the level of $6.68 million.
In August Ukrainian metallurgical companies consumed 160 million cubic meters of gas, down by 17%, or by 30 million cubic meters, MoM.
In August Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF), the major ferroalloys manufacturer in Ukraine, produced 3.7 thousand tons of ferromanganese, up by 23.3%, or by 0.7 thousand tons, MoM.
In January-August Ukrainian companies produced 705.4 thousand tons of ferroalloys, up by 47.6% YoY.