Ukrainian steelmaker investments down by 12% YoY

According to the data issued by the Ukrainian association of metal producers Metallurgprom, in January to September Ukrainian steelmakers, which are members of Metallurgprom, invested a total of UAH 2.757 billion in the upgrading of their production facilities, down by 12.2% YoY. January-September 2010 Change Donetsk region 1.376 billion UAH -18.2% Mariupol Ilyich Iron and…

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Ukrainian ferroalloy output in 10 months up by 47% YoY

According to the Association of Ukrainian Ferroalloy Producers, in January to October Ukraine increased its ferroalloys production by 47% YoY to 1.19 million tons.During the first 10 months of this year, Ukraine’s silicomanganese output increased by 34% to 781,900 tons, its ferromanganese production went up 2.4 times to 236,600 tons, its ferrosilicon output increased by…

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Foreign direct investment in Ukrainian metallurgy

According to Ukraine’s State Statistics Committee, as of October 1st, foreign direct investments in the country manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products amounted to $5.656 billion accounting for 13.3% of total foreign investment in Ukraine.In particular, FDI from Cyprus amounted to $583 million, FDI from Germany totaled $4.6 billion, from the Netherlands reached…

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Ukraine forecasts crude steel production of 32 million tons in 2010

According to Mr. Sergei Belenky, Ukraine’s Senior Deputy Minister of Industrial Policy, in 2010 Ukraine is expected to produce 27.2 million tons of pig iron, 32.2 million tons of crude steel and 30.2 million tons of finished steel products.He said that currently the capacity utilization in Ukraine’s steel production stands at 71.4%, while average daily…

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