Metallurgprom forecasts steel output on the level of 1.8 million tons in October.
In January-August Donetsk Iron and Steel Works produced 761 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 16.8% YoY.
In January-August Ukraine exported 640.23 thousand tons of ferroalloys, up by 47.2% YoY.
In January-August Yenakievo Iron and Steel Works, a part of the Metinvest group, decreased its rolled metal output by 8.4%, to 1.72 million tons, YoY.
In January-August Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works produced 2.46 million tons of rolled metal, down by 13.8% YoY.
In January-August the electrometallurgical works Dneprospetsstal (DSS) produced 120 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 2.8% YoY.
January-August showed output increase at Zaporizhstal: pig iron – by 3.8%, steel – by 1.7% and rolled metal – by 2.6% YoY.
In January-August Ukraine produced 1.014 million tons of pipes, down by 11% YoY.
In August Donetsk Metal Rolling Plant produced around 3-3.2 thousand tons of bars, of which it sold 1.6-1.7 thousand tons (with major share in strips and rounds), down by 66-68% MoM.
In January-August Ukrainian metallurgical companies produced 19.69 million tons of steel, down by 11% YoY.
In June Ukraine exported $115.86 million worth of steel pipes, while imports were on the level of $6.6 million.
In June Ukraine exported $323.31 million worth of flats, with imports totaling $57.1 million.