Ukraine decreases metal output in January-April 2014

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…

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Ukraine decreases pipe output in Q1 2014

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…

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March 2014 witnessed ferroalloys output decrease

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…

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In March 2014 ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih decreased steel output

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…

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In March 2014 Ukraine decreased pig iron output

In March pig iron manufacture dropped by 13.7%, or by 302 thousand tons, to 2502 thousand tons, MoM.

In January-March pig iron output decreased by 3.3%, or by 238 thousand tons, to 7040 thousand tons, YoY.

In February pig iron manufacture totaled 2200 thousand tons, down by 5.9% or 138 thousand tons MoM. (Ukrainian metal)

Donetsk region metal output in March 2014

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)
 

Dzerzhinsky to increase steel output in 2014

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…

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Ukraine increases manganese concentrate output in Q1 2014

In January-March Ordzhonikidze and Marganets Mining and Processing Works (OGOK and MGOK respectively), that mine and process manganese ore, increased their total output of manganese concentrate by 11.4%, to 183.3 thousand tons, YoY. OGOK didn’t work in January-February 2013 and 2014, while MGOK was idle in December 2013 and February 2014. In three months MGOK…

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In 2013 Ukraine decreased metal imports

In 2013 Ukraine imported 1687 thousand tons of rolled metal, down by 5.3% YoY, 13 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 61.8%, and 164 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 1.2% YoY. In comparison with 2012 the following changes in imports volumes have taken place: Ukraine imported 10.7% less of long rolled products and…

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In 2013 Ukraine exported 21.5 million tons of metal products

Ukraine’s export share in the total rolled metal output increased from 78.6% in 2012 to 80.5% in 2013. Ukraine exported 23130 thousand tons of rolled metal (including 10871 thousand tons of semi-finished products), 2226 thousand tons of pig iron, 692 thousand tons of ferroalloys. This constituted 103.1% of rolled metal, 113.1% of pig iron and…

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Ukraine increased ferroalloys output in Q1 2014

In January-March ferroalloy companies produced 260 thousand tons of ferroalloys, up by 43% YoY.


In particular, silicomanganese output rose by 32.5%, to 190.5 thousand tons, ferromanganese production went up by 20.6%, to 25.2 thousand tons, and ferrosilicon manufacture increased 2.7 times, to 44.3 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

March 2014

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