According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, in January to February period of the current year Ukraine registered a 24.7% increase year on year in its long steel product imports to 61,910 tons. In February alone Ukraine’s long steel product imports increased by 14.3% MoM to 33,020 tons.In the January to February…Details
UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON UKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRON Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* min max Feburary 496.95 590.13 March 496.95 590.13 Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max Feburary 563.22 588.25 March 563.22 588.25 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.03.12 according to the National Bank of…Details
According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, in the first three months of the current year Ukraine registered a 0.3% decrease YoY in its finished steel product output to 7.103 million tons, a 5.5% decrease in its crude steel output to 8.190 million tons and a 0.1% decline in its pig iron…Details
Interpipe, one of the leading steel pipe producers in Eastern and Central Europe, plans to close Interpipe Nizhnedneprovsk Pipe open-hearth furnace capacities in Q4 2012 while its output will be fully indemnified with Dneprostal electric furnace steel production.Project capacity for Dneprostal in 2012 is estimated at 700,000 tons of assembled steel, while Interpipe Nizhnedneprovsk Pipe…Details
According to information from Ukraine Ministry of Economy, importers of steel pipes to Ukraine used 83.75% of their annual quota for imports of steel seamless casing and tubing with diameters up to 406.4 mm.For the period from October 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012, the quota in question is 16,753 tons. Of this figure, the…Details
In January to February 2012 Ukrainian exports of pig iron increased by 49% YoY to 265,400 tons.
In February alone exports of pig iron from Ukraine decreased by 33.5% compared to January to 105,600 tons. In January to February Ukrainian imports of pig iron decreased by 86% YoY. (SteelOrbis)
In the January to February period of 2012 Ukrainian exports of steel products decreased by 7.9% YoY to 3.596 million tons.In February alone Ukraine’s steel product exports decreased by 26.4% compared to January to 1.525 million tons. In the first two months of the current year Ukraine registered a 27.8% increase YoY in its steel…Details
In the first two months of the current year Ukraine’s scrap exports increased by 87% YoY to 89,600 tons.In February alone Ukrainian scrap exports decreased by 56% compared to January to 27,400 tons. In the first two months of the current year Ukraine’s scrap imports decreased by 87% compared to January to February 2011 to…Details
In the January to February period of the current year the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 958,100 tons, up by 7.6% YoY.in the first two months of the year ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih registered a 6.3% increase YoY in its finished steel output to…Details
In April Ukraine’s crude steel production will reach 2.88 million tons, up by 16.9% compared to February.Pig iron output in Ukraine will total 2.460 million tons in April, up by 13.2%, while production of rolled steel in the month is expected to be 2.580 million tons, up by 17.5% compared to February.In the first two…Details
According to the State Statistics Committee of Ukraine, in January 2012 Ukraine’s ferrous metal exports decreased by 2% YoY to 2.360 million tons.
In the given period Ukraine registered a 4.4% increase YoY in its ferrous metal imports to 167,200 tons. (SteelOrbis)
UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRON Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max min max January 388.25 512.48 513.15 525.67 February 388.25 512.48 513.15 525.67 Month Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports Export, Russia, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min max min max January 450.00 455.00 455.00 460.00 February 430.00…Details
Ukrainian steel output in February declined by 7.7% YoY to 2.46 million tons compared with a year earlier.Mr. Pavel Perkonos, an analyst at the Kiev based researcher, said average daily steel output in the first two months of the year declined by 6.1% YoY.He said that “Ukrainian plants continue to adjust production of steel to…Details
ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih, Ukraine’s biggest steel producer, raised finished roll production by 10.3% YoY to 856,000 tons in January to February.Crude steel production grew by 8.4% to 969,000 tons, and pig iron rose by 9.9% to 843,000 tons.ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih specializes in long products, in particular rebar and wire rod.Finished roll production fell by 8.7%…Details
Ukrainian steelmaker Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works, a part of the Industrial Union of Donbass, plans to start upgrading its rolled metal unit.
The upgrade, which will cost UAH 1.5 billion, will make possible an increase in rolled metal production to 1.95 million tons a year from 700,000 tons at present. (Bloomberg)
Ukraine’s coke and steel producers are battling a recent proposal from the energy and coal industry ministry to restrict imports of coal.
The ministry has recently asked Prime Minister Mr. Nikolai Azarov to restrict imports of coal amid concerns there are 400,000 tons of domestically produced thermal coal accumulated in stocks. (Ukrainian Journal)
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ArcelorMittal’s Ukrainian unit said steel production rose by 22.7% in January from the same month a year earlier.
Production jumped to 549,200 tons from 447,300 tons in January 2011. (Bloomberg)
Interpipe rolled the first lot of seamless pipes, using the billets, produced at the new Dniprostal electric steel-smelting complex. The first pipe was rolled at the Interpipe NTRP plant.The first pipe passed the entire set of tests, which confirmed the high quality of the billet steel. Production of the first pipe means that Interpipe moves…Details
Azovstal Iron & Steel Works summarized work in the field of quality and extension of product mix for 2011. Last year specialists of Azovstal Iron & Steel Works mastered production of 37 new steel grades and over 20 types of rolled products.Currently Azovstal Iron & Steel Works is able to accept the orders for more…Details
In 2011 Ukrainian exports of pig iron increased by 19.8% YoY to 1.774 million tons.
In December 2011 exports of pig iron from Ukraine increased by 38.6% compared to November to 246,900 tons.
In 2011 Ukraine’s imports of pig iron decreased by 32.2% YoY to 43,700 tons. (Steel Orbis)
In 2011 Ukraine’s exports of steel products increased by 1.7% YoY to 24.138 million tons.In December 2011 Ukraine’s steel product exports increased by 12.5% MoM to 2.258 million tons. In 2011 Ukraine registered a 9.8% increase YoY in its steel product imports to 1.843 million tons. In December 2011 Ukraine’s steel product imports decreased by…Details
In 2011 Ukraine registered a 12.3% increase YoY in its flat steel imports to 936,000 tons. In December 2011 Ukraine’s flat steel imports decreased by 3.6% compared to November falling to 86,300 tons.On the other hand, last year Ukraine’s flat steel exports increased by 15.2% YoY to 7.563 million tons. In December 2011 Ukraine’s flat…Details
In 2011 Ukraine registered a 14% YoY increase in its long steel product imports to 430,900 tons. In December 2011 Ukraine’s long steel product imports decreased by 16.7% MoM to 33,900 tons.Also in 2011 Ukrainian exports of long steel products decreased by 0.1% YoY to 2010 to 5.768 million tons. In December 2011 Ukraine’s long…Details
In 2011 Ukrainian exports of semi-finished steel products decreased by 5.2% YoY to 10.807 million tons.In 2011 Ukraine exported 5.572 million tons of steel slabs, up by 1.6%, while exports of square billets went down by 12.7% to 5.139 million tons, both compared to 2010. Meanwhile, exports of semi-finished steel products from Ukraine increased by…Details
Ukraine boosted its production of crude steel by 5.7% to 35.3 million tons in 2011. Ukraine is the world’s eighth largest steel producer. The world crude steel production reached 1.527 billion tones in 2011 increasing by 6.8% YoY.
Ukraine produced 33.5 million tons of steel in 2010, a 12.4% increase from 2009. (Unian.net)