In April the major ferroalloys manufacturer – Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF) – produced 1.6 thousand tons of ferromanganese, down by 51.5%, or 1.7 thousand tons, MoM. At the same time NZF increased silicomanganese output by 11%, or 4.3 thousand tons, to 43.5 thousand tons. In January-April NZF produced 13.1 thousand tons of ferromanganese, down by…Details
Metallurgprom expects steel output in June to be on the level of 2.45 million tons. Metal companies also plan to produce 2.35 million tons of pig iron and 2.2 million tons of rolled metal. For this they would need 640 thousand tons of sinter ore, 1470 thousand tons of concentrate, 475 thousand tons of sinter,…Details
In January-April Ukrainian by-product coke plants produced 5.657 million tons of metallurgical coke (6% density), down by 3.8% YoY.
In April the output was on the level of 1.391 million tons. All plants have full supplies of imported, as well as Ukrainian coal. (Ukrainian metal)
In January-April Ukrainian ferroalloys companies produced 330.5 thousand tons of ferroalloys, up by 27.1% YoY.
In particular, silicomanganese output went up by 17%, to 237.9 thousand tons, ferromanganese production increased by 20.1%, to 32.3 thousand tons, while ferrosilicon (45%) more than doubled its results – 60.3 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)
In March Ukraine produced 97.7 thousand tons of manganese concentrate and sinter, up 6.5 times, or by 82.6 thousand tons, MoM. Manganese sinter output increased 2.3 times, or by 20.3 thousand tons, to 35.4 thousand tons, while manganese concentrate output was on the level of 62.3 thousand tons. In January-March Ukraine produced 233.8 thousand tons…Details
In January-April major Ukrainian pipe companies produced 477 thousand tons of ferrous pipes, down by 16.1% YoY. April saw pipe output on the level of 140.6 thousand tons, up by 3.6% MoM. Khartsyzsk Pipe Works decreased its pipe output from 79.3 thousand tons in January-April 2013 to 61.4 thousand tons this year. In March and…Details
In March Ukrainian companies produced 7286 thousand tons of iron ore and iron ore concentrate, up by 16.6%, or 1036 thousand tons, MoM. Iron ore output increased in March by 13.9%, or by 153 thousand tons, to 1250 thousand tons, while iron ore concentrate output rose by 17.1%, or 883 thousand tons, to 6036 thousand…Details
In 2014 the major Ukrainian coke manufacturer – Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works (Donetsk region) – plans to increase bulk coke output by 3.3%, or 128.5 thousand tons, to 4012.4 thousand tons YoY.
The company plans to earn 7517.7 million UAH (without VAT). Avdiika Works intends to reach profit of 40.8 million UAH . (Ukrainian metal)
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In March Ukraine produced 1460 thousand tons of bulk coke (6% moisture), up by 11.4%, or 149 thousand tons MoM. In January-March coke output decreased by 3.8%, or 170 thousand tons, to 4262 thousand tons YoY. In February Ukraine produced 1311 thousand tons of bulk coke (6% moisture), down by 12.1%, or by 180 thousand…Details
Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works (Lugansk region) intends to invest 183 million UAH into development. One of the key projects is the construction of a new blast furnace, resulting in the increase of pig iron output and strengthening of the company economical indexes. According to Taras Shevchenko, chairman of the works, salary is expected to…Details
In the first quarter of 2014 ferrous metal exports decreased by 4.5%, to $3.4 billion, while import dropped by 28.7%, to $324.5 million, YoY. Physical volumes remained on the last year level. The major part of export in the first quarter were the semi-finished products – $1.3 billion, down by 2.1% YoY, while flats dominated…Details
In January-April Ukrainian metal companies produced 10.08 million tons of carbon steel, down by 8.8% YoY. At the same time pig iron manufacture decreased by 2.7%, to 9.41 million tons, while rolled metal production dropped by 8.5%, to 8.98 million tons. In 2013 Ukrainian metal companies increased rolled metal output by 0.3%, to 29.03 million…Details
In January-April Zaporizhstal increased pig iron output by 1.3%, steel output – by 1.1% and rolled metal – by 4.1% YoY. In April the works produced 273.4 thousand tons of pig iron, 323 thousand tons of steel and 276.5 thousand tons of rolled metal. In April Zaporizhstal demonstrated an increase in the manufacture of all…Details
In January-March major pipe companies of Ukraine produced 337.1 thousand tons of ferrous metals pipes, down by 15.4% YoY. In March pipe output was on the level of 135.7 thousand tons, up by 17.5% MoM. Khartsyzsk Pipe Works has dramatically decreased its pipe output from 47.5 thousand tons in the first quarter of 2013 to…Details
In March the major Ukrainian ferroalloys manufacturer – Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant (NZF) – produced 3.3 thousand tons of ferromanganese, down by 34%, or 1.7 thousand tons, MoM. At the same time NZF decreased its silicomanganese output by 0.8%, or 0.3 thousand tons, to 39.2 thousand tons. In January-March NZF produced 11.5 thousand tons of ferromanganese,…Details
In March companies decreased ferroalloys output by 3.1%, or 2.8 thousand tons, to 87.2 thousand tons MoM. According to the Association of Ukrainian Ferroalloy Producers, in January-March companies increased ferroalloys output by 42.2%, or by 77.2 thousand tons, to 260.2 thousand tons, YoY. In February Ukrainian companies increased ferroalloys output by 8.4%, or by 7…Details
In 2014 Donetskkoks plans to decrease coke output by 2.83%, to 356.8 thousand tons, YoY. The works intends to earn 615.74 million UAH (without VAT) selling its 6% moisture coke. Blast furnace coke sales are expected on the level of 314.9 thousand tons. Due to decrease in by-product chemistry products demand, the forecast sales decrease…Details
In March ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 492.2 thousand tons of steel, down by 13.04% or 73.8 thousand tons YoY. Rolled metal output decreased by 9.72%, or 48.9 thousand tons, to 454.4 thousand tons, while pig iron manufacture fell by 11.67%, or 57.3 thousand tons, to 433.7 thousand tons, all YoY. The company explained this decrease…Details
Azovstal Iron and Steel Works, a part of the Metinvest group of companies, has received a complex order from an India-based company. Azovstal is to produce 10 thousand tons of X70 strips with increased mechanical properties. The difficulty of the order lies in the non-standard size of the rolled metal. According to the buyer’s order,…Details
In January-March transit of ferrous metals in the Ukrainian railroads network increased by 15%, to 900 thousand tons, YoY. In the first quarter of 2013 ferrous metals transit decreased by 22% YoY, the 2013 to 2012 results showed a fall by 34%, to 2.27 million tons. This year increase is stipulated by the 1.9 times…Details
Metallurgprom expects Ukrainian steel output in 2014 on the level of 29 million tons. According to Alexander Zrazhevsky, Metallurgprom CEO, the company forecast was around 30 million tons of steel. But taking results of the first quarter into account, the company has a new figure – 28.6 million tons. He said, Ukraine still remains the…Details
In February pig iron manufacture totaled 2200 thousand tons, down by 5.9% or 138 thousand tons MoM. (Ukrainian metal)
In March Donetsk region increased all its metal output: pig iron manufacture rose by 22.8%, steel production increased by 17.5%, while rolled metal output rose by 26.2%, MoM.
In January-March metal companies of the Donetsk region produced 3.1 million tons of pig iron, up by 1.7% YoY. (Ukrainian metal)
In 2014 EVRAZ – Dniepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Petrovsky plans to increase steel output by 12.1%, or by 120.2 thousand tons, to 1115.2 thousand tons, YoY. According to the 2014 production plan, the company sets the following goals: coke output – 744.9 thousand tons, pig iron manufacture – 1081.8 thousand tons, steel…Details
In 2014 Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky (Dneprodzerzhinsk) plans to increase steel output by 11.6%, or 340.2 thousand tons, to 3272.7 thousand tons, as compared with 2013.Production plan for 2014 is as follows: 5150.8 thousand tons of sinter against 4658.9 thousand tons in 2013, 3072.4 thousand tons of pig iron (2640 thousand…Details