In January-May Evraz Sukhaya Balka Mining and Processing Works (Kriviy Rih, Dniepropetrovsk region) produced 1.14 million tons of iron ore, down by 5% YoY.
In May Ukraine produced 143.6 thousand tons of manganese concentrate and sinter, up by 8.3%, or by 11 thousand tons, MoM.
In May Ukraine exported $55.86 million worth of steel pipes, with import on the level of $3.02 million.
In May Ukraine exported $167.67 million worth of long rolled products, while imports reached $13.41 million.
In January-May ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 2.57 million tons of carbon steel, up by 4.1% YoY.
In May Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF), the largest ferroalloys manufacturer in Ukraine, produced 0.3 thousand tons of ferromanganese, down by 66.7% or by 0.6 thousand tons, YoY.
In May Ukraine imported $27.25 million worth of manganese ore, with exports on the level of $1.15 million.
Two large Ukrainian steel plants located in the port city of Mariupol resumed normal output after natural gas supplies had been restored following a cut-off last week, said the plants owner Metinvest.
Management of Zaporozhye Aluminum Works (ZALK) plans to disassemble wire rod shop, said Oleg Lyashko, the leader of the Radical Party of Ukraine.
In May Ukrainian metal companies consumed 165 million cubic meters of gas, down by 5.2%, or by 9 million cubic meters, MoM.