In the first quarter of 2013 Zaporizhstal Iron and Steel Works increased its production of all kinds as compared with the first quarter of 2012. Volumes of iron production in the first quarter of 2013 grew buy 1.7%, steel by 5.8%, rolled stock by 8.5%.In March 2013, it produced 277.9 thousand tons of iron, 328.7…Details
ArcelorMittal Kryviy Rih (Dnipropetrovsk region) saw UAH 2.892 million in net losses in 2012, while in 2011 its net profit stood at UAH 2.143 billion.Its undistributed profit as of 2012 totaled UAH 27.965 billion.The company cut its current liabilities by 23%, to UAH 4.069 billion, and its long-term liabilities fell by 8.5%, to UAH 5.342…Details
Azovstal Iron and Steel Works, a subsidiary of Ukraine’s largest vertically-integrated mining and steel group Metinvest, has stated that in March it plans to ship around 100-105,000 tons of plates, up by 40-41% compared to February, and about 180-185,000 tons of slabs, down by 15% MoM.In the January to February period of the current year…Details
ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, has stated that in March it plans to ship around 220-225,000 tons of rebar, up by 2% compared to February, including shipments of 30,000 tons of rebar to the domestic market.In the January to February period of the current yea, ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih…Details
In the January-February period of the current year the crude steel production at ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 1.047 million tons, up by 8.5% year on year, as announced by the company.In addition, in the first two months of the year ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih registered a 7.2%…Details
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 UKRAINE&RUSSIA: BEAMS, CHANNEL Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* min max January 639.67 1066.90 February 639.67 1043.60 Month Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max January 657.59…Details
In January Ukraine’s exports of steel products decreased by 7.7% YoY to 1.911 million tons. Ukraine registered a 34.8% decrease year on year in its steel product imports to 83,900 tons. (SteelGuru)
Ukrainian steelmaker Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works, a subsidiary of the Ukrainian steel producer Industrial Union of Donbass, has announced that in March it plans to increase its crude steel production by 23-24% compared to February to 405-410,000 tons and to raise its production of steel products by 24-26% month on month to around 370-375,000…Details
Ukrainian pipe producer Khartsyzsk Pipe Works, a subsidiary of Ukraine’s largest vertically integrated mining and steel group Metinvest, has posted a net profit of about UAH 272.891 million for 2012 compared to UAH 788.018 million in 2011.
Khartsyzsk Pipe Works is the leading Ukrainian producer of oil and gas tubes of large diameters. (SteelGuru)
In January Ukrainian exports of pig iron decreased by 12.9% YoY to 139,150 tons. The total value of Ukraine’s pig iron exports in January was $47.73 million, down by 31.4% YoY.
In 2012 exports of pig iron from Ukraine increased by 10.9% compared to 2011, to 1.968 million tons. (SteelGuru)
According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, in January Ukrainian exports of metallurgical coke increased by 23.1% YoY to 171,160 tons worth a total of $38.87 million.In 2012 Ukrainian exports of metallurgical coke increased by 29.7% YoY to 2.577 million tons totaling $628.51 million in value. In January 2013 Ukrainian imports of…Details
According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, in January Ukrainian exports of long steel products decreased by 5.1% MoM to 481,120 tons totaling $301.92 million in value.
In January Ukraine registered a 2.5% decrease MoM in its long steel product imports to 28,120 tons worth a total of $27.7 million. (SteelGuru)
According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, exports of semi-finished steel products from Ukraine increased by 12.8% in January this year compared to last December to 855,100 tons worth a total of $418.27 million.In January imports of semi-finished steel products to Ukraine decreased by 83.4% compared to December 2012 to 3,360 tons…Details
In February Ukrainian steelmaker Zaporizhstal’s finished steel product output increased by 14.3% to 247,000 tons, while its crude steel production increased by 7% to 294,800 tons both YoY.
According to the company’s preliminary results, in February Zaporizhstal saw a 3% YoY increase in its pig iron output to 247,600 tons. (SteelGuru)
According to the data issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers, in the first two months of the current year Ukraine registered a 1.4% decrease in its finished steel product output to 4.243 million tons, a 3.1% increase in its crude steel output to 5.446 million tons and a 2.4% rise in its pig iron production…Details
In the January-February period of the current year Ukrainian companies produced 215,500 MT of steel pipes, down by 43% compared to the same period last year, according to the figures issued by Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers.
In February alone Ukraine’s steel pipe production decreased by 30.7% compared to January, to 121,600 MT. (SteelGuru)
Metinvest Group, an international vertically integrated group of mining and steel companies, announced changes in the governance structure of the Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works and Ilyich Stal.Metinvest BV (the Netherlands) became a member of the supervisory boards of MMKI and Ilyich Stal as of February 15th, 2013. Metinvest BV will be the sole…Details
UKRAINE&RUSSIA: STEEL-MAKING PIG IRONUKRAINE&RUSSIA: FOUNDRY PIG IRONUKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUND BILLETSUKRAINE&RUSSIA: SQUARE BILLETSUKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROLLED WIREUKRAINE&RUSSIA: SLABS UKRAINE&RUSSIA: REINFORCEMENT STEEL, CLASS A1, A3UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ROUNDS, SQUARESUKRAINE&RUSSIA: BEAMS, CHANNEL UKRAINE&RUSSIA: ANGLES Month Russian market, $/t, $1/RUR32.1961* Ukrainian market, $/t without VAT, $1/UAH7.9898* min max min max December 618.09 878.99 646.82 832.31 January 602.56 838.61 610.78 832.31 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and…Details
Kremenchuk Steel Works, one of the largest cast iron producers in the CIS and the major semi-finished products supplier for Kryukiv Railcar Plant, stops its production from February 13 until the beginning of March 2013, the plant’s labor union informs. The plant representatives explained the decision with certification difficulties and sales complications. (SteelGuru)
In March Ukraine’s crude steel production will fall by an estimated 1.6% compared to January this year to 2.8 million tons.Pig iron output will total 2.540 million tons in March, up by 1.7% compared to January, while Ukrainian production of rolled steel is expected to total 2.550 million tons, up by 1% compared to January.In…Details
Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works, a subsidiary of Ukraine’s largest vertically integrated mining and steel group Metinvest, has stated that it has stopped its HDG line No 1 due to repair works and unfavourable market conditions. The unit is scheduled to remain idle in February and will be restarted as soon as the market…Details
In January the Ukrainian titanium industry raised titan ore and concentrate export 2.9 times YoY to almost 31,000 tons.
The Russian Federation, China and Czech Republic were among the key customers with 34.7%, 25.6% and 19.5% in total sales respectively. (SteelGuru)
In the first month of 2013 Ukraine augmented coke production by 23.3% YoY to 171,500 tons. Ukraine raised coke import in January by 77.5% YoY to 119,900 tons. (SteelGuru)
In January the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih, the Ukrainian subsidiary of the global steel giant ArcelorMittal, totaled 536,500 tons, down by 3.35% YoY.In addition, in the given month ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih registered a 2.04% decrease YoY in its finished steel output to 469,900 tons, while pig iron production decreased by 1.07% YoY…Details