Ukraine increased imports and exports of steel products in January-October 2011

According to the data, released by the metal trading enterprise Ukrainian Mining and Metallurgical Company, in January to October 2011 Ukraine’s exports of steel products rose by 0.5% YoY to 19.872 million tons. In October alone Ukraine’s steel product exports decreased by 3.5% compared to September to 1.782 million tons.In the first 10 months of…

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Ukrainian semi-finished steel exports declined in January to October 2011

According to the data, released by the metal trading enterprise Ukrainian Mining and Metallurgical Company, in January to October of the current year Ukrainian exports of semi-finished steel products decreased by 8.3% YoY to 8.746 million tons.In the January to October Ukraine exported 4.760 million tons of steel slabs, up by 2.5%, while exports of…

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October 2011

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS Month Ukrainian market, $/t, $1/UAH7.9723* min max September 681.24 979.89 October 681.24 979.89 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.11 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal) UKRAINE&RUSSIA:…

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ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih steel output in October falls by 5.9% YoY

ArcelorMittal’s Ukrainian unit said steel production fell by 5.9% in October from the same month a year ago as the mill continued to upgrade, necessitating the stopping of some equipment.ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih said that output declined to 527,900 tons from 560,800 tons.According to the statement, steel production declined to 4.6 million tons in the first…

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Ukrainian pig iron exports decline in first nine months of 2011

In January to September of the current year Ukrainian exports of pig iron decreased by 0.6% YoY to 1.133 million tons.
In September exports of pig iron from Ukraine decreased by 78% compared to August to 51,100 tons. In January to September Ukrainian imports of pig iron increased by 14.5% YoY to 38,600 tons. (SteelOrbis)

Ukraine to produce 3 million tons of crude steel in November

According to the Ukrainian association of metal producers Metallurgprom, in November Ukraine’s crude steel production will stay at the level of 3.03 million tons.According to Metallurgprom forecast, pig iron output in Ukraine will be around 2.560 million tons in November, while production of rolled steel will rise to 2.73 million tons.In October Ukrainian metallurgical companies…

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September 2011

UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETS Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR28.0758* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9723* min max min max August 812.09 822.77 566.48 674.59 September 812.09 822.77 561.60 659.38 Month Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports Export, Russia, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min…

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ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih crude steel output in January to September down by 9% YoY

In the January to September period of the current year the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 4.118 million tons, down by 9% YoY.In the first nine months of the year ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih registered a 10% decrease YoY in its finished steel output…

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Ukraine boosts steel pipe production 35% in 9 months

Steel pipe production in Ukraine soared 35.2% YoY in January to September to 1.676 million tons.
Pipe production in September came to 176,300 tons.
The Metinvest holding’s Khartsyzsk Pipe Works, Ukraine’s largest pipe producer, boosted output considerably in order to meet orders from Russian oil pipeline operator Transneft. (Ukrtruboprom)