ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih increased finish roll product in January-May 2013

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, Ukraine’s biggest steel producer, raised finished roll production by 11.9% YoY in January-May to 2.417 million tons.Crude steel production grew by 1.8% to 2.595 million tons and pig iron was up by 0.9% to 2.249 million tons.The company produced 464,000 tons of roll, 504,000 tons of crude steel and 432,000 tons of…

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April 2013

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROLLED WIRE UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SLABS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: REINFORCEMENT STEEL, CLASS A1, A3 Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* min max March 573.05 874.33 April 560.66 874.33 Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max March 657.96 740.57 April 657.96 806.03 Month Export,…

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Ukrainian scrap exports in January-April 2013

According to the State Statistics Committee of Ukraine, in January-April Ukraine did not export any steel scrap, while in the same period last year the country exported 184,025 tons of scrap.

In January-April Ukraine’s scrap imports increased 2.8 times YoY to 61,945 tons worth a total of $24.908 million. (SteelGuru)

Ukraine scrap export activity silent in Q1 2013

According to the State Statistics Committee of Ukraine, in January-March 2013 Ukraine did not export any steel scrap, while in the same period of last year the country exported 123,900 tons of scrap.

In January-March of the current year Ukraine’s scrap imports increased by 84.6% YoY to 36,000 tons. (SteelGuru)

Ukrainian steel sector should meet European environmental standards

Ukrainian president Mr. Viktor Yanukovych during his visit to Zaporizhzhia region said that modernization of the mining and metallurgical complex should proceed in line with European environmental standards to make it possible to solve the environmental problems of the regions where MMC companies operate, and to start launching the relevant environmental programs. Mr. Yanukovych during…

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Zaporizhstal finish steel product up by 2.9% in April 2013

According to the company’s preliminary results, Zaporizhstal’s finished steel product output increased by 2.9% to 269,000 tons, while its crude steel production increased by 1.6% to 320,100 tons, both year on year basis.

In addition, in the given month Zaporizhstal saw a 2.6% YoY growth in its pig iron output to 270,300 tons. (SteelGuru)

ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih crude steel output up in April 2013

In the January-April period of the current year the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 2.088 million tons, up by 2% YoY.In addition, in the first four months of the year ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih saw a 11.1% increase YoY in its finished steel output…

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DMKD to increase crude steel output by 12.5% in 2013

Ukrainian steelmaker Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after F. Dzerzhinsky, a subsidiary of the Ukrainian steel producer Industrial Union of Donbass, said that it planed to increase crude steel production in the current year by 12.5% compared to 2012, to 3.544 million tons.In addition, in the given year DMKD’s production of pig iron is…

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March 2013

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROLLED WIRE UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SLABS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: REINFORCEMENT STEEL, CLASS A1, A3 UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUNDS, SQUARES Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* min max February 528.01 860.35 March 528.01 860.35 Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max February 637.56 857.34 March 688.50…

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Ukraine Q1 steel pipe production slumps by 34.5% in March 2013

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, the country’s steel pipe output totaled 167,100 tons in March, jumping by 37.5% from a month ago.
In the first three months of this year the country’s steel pipe production amounted to 397,900 tons, falling by 34.5% YoY. (SteelGuru)

Ukrainian semi-finished steel exports up by 14.8% in January-February 2013

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, tn the January-February period of the current year Ukrainian exports of semi-finished steel products increased by 14.8% YoY to 1.854 million tons.Meanwhile, exports of semi-finished steel products from Ukraine increased by 16.8% in February compared to January to 999,070 tons.On the other hand, in January-February…

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Ukraine flat steel imports increased by 19.2% in January-February 2013

According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, in the January-February period of 2013 Ukraine registered a 19.2% increase YoY in its flat steel imports, to 126,200 tons.In February alone Ukraine’s flat steel imports increased by 41.6% compared to January, to 73,970 tons.On the other hand, in the first two months of this…

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