Ukraine: iron ore export-import in September 2016

In September Ukraine exported $137.93 million worth of iron ore, with imports on the level of $2.43 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, the main consumer of Ukrainian iron ore in September was China ($28.71 million).

In January-September Ukraine exported $1268.75 million worth of iron ore, while imports reached at $62.35 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: manganese ore export-import in September 2016

In September Ukraine exported $8.46 million worth of manganese ore, while imports totaled $0.22 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, Ghana was the main consumer of Ukrainian manganese ore in September ($4.67 million).

In January-September Ukraine exported $76.25 million worth of manganese ore, with imports at $1.84 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: long rolled metal export-import in September 2016

In September Ukraine exported $167.78 million worth of long rolled metal, with imports at $16.06 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, the main consumer of Ukrainian long rolled metal in September was Russia ($26.03 million).

In January-September Ukraine exported $1295.25 million worth of long rolled metal, while imports totaled $110.47 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: steel semis export-import in September 2016

In September Ukraine exported $157.9 million worth of steel semi-finished products, while imports totaled $0.71 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, Italy was the main consumer of Ukrainian semis in September ($43.29 million).

In January-September Ukraine exported $1692.96 million worth of steel semi-finished products, with imports at $9.03 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: pig iron exports-imports in September 2016

In September Ukraine exported $58.71 million worth of pig iron, with imports on the level of $0.03 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, USA was the main consumer of Ukrainian pig iron in September ($16.87 million).

In January-September Ukraine exported $399.86 million worth of pig iron, while imports reached $0.53 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: steel output down in September 2016

In September Ukraine produced 1860 thousand tons of steel, down by 2.3% MoM, or by 43 thousand tons.

According to Ukrmetallurgprom, in January-September steel output increased by 6.9% YoY, or by 1179 thousand tons, to 18239 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: rolled metal output up in September 2016

In September Ukraine produced 1743 thousand tons of rolled metal, up by 0.9% MoM, or by 15 thousand tons.

According to Ukrmetallurgprom, in January-September rolled metal output went up by 7.6% YoY, or by 1145 thousand tons, to 16125 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: pig iron output down in September 2016

In September Ukraine produced 1863 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 6.4% MoM, or by 98 thousand tons.

According to Ukrmetallurgprom, in January-September pig iron output increased by 11.2% YoY, or by 1799 thousand tons, to 17799 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: ferrous scrap export-import in September 2016

In September Ukraine imported $0.87 million worth of ferrous scrap, with no exports.

According to the State Fiscal Service, the main supplier of ferrous scrap in September was Turkey ($0.84 million).

In January-September Ukraine exported $40.99 million worth of scrap, while imports totaled $5.77 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: EMSS to produce rolls for AM works in Belgium

Energomashspetsstal will produce 5 supporting rolls with the total weight of 158.7 tons for iron and steel works of ArcelorMittal in Belgium.

According to the company statement, the rolls will be used in cold- and hot-rolling mills of AM Liege and AM Gent.

EMSS will have to supply the rolls in Q1 2017. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Nornickel and Societe Generale to develop strategic cooperation

Norilsk Nickel and Societe Generale signed an agreement on strategic cooperation. General Memorandum was signed by Nornickel President Vladimir Potanin and Societe Generale CEO Frederic Oudea. The memorandum provides for an important expansion of the partnership between Nornickel and Societe Generale. It includes the whole range of commercial and investment banking services, including capital markets,…

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Russia: aluminum output up in January-September 2016

In January-September Russia increased primary aluminum output by 1.5% YoY, with its alloys – by 11.3%.

According to the Federal Service of State Statistics, aluminum rods and sections output went up by 2.5%, of plates, sheets, strips and bars – by 12.3%, but aluminum foil production dropped by 11.5%, all YoY. (Ukrainian metal)