Ukraine: scrap export-import in May 2016

In May Ukraine exported $19.4 million worth of ferrous metals, while imports reached $1.09 million. According to the State Fiscal Service, the largest importer of Ukrainian scrap in May was Turkey ($19.4 million). In January-May Ukraine exported $36.25 million worth of ferrous metals, with imports on the level of $2.87 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: monopoly of scrap market

The Ministry of economical development and trade cannot create market conditions in the sphere of ferrous scrap. “There is no competition on the scrap market today. I have been talking to association representatives for a year. What market could it be, if all the scrap in Ukraine is purchased by 2 people”, said the Verkhovnaya…

Ukraine: two customs allowed to export scrap

Dniepropetrovsk Administrative Court of Appeals has cancelled the decision of the previous court on the prohibition of scrap export from Dniepropetrovsk and Kherson customs of the State Fiscal Service. “We’re looking forward to the State Fiscal Service reaction”, said Ceramet. The company also hopes that the Kiev Administrative Court of Appeals makes the same decision.…

Ukraine: Kiev to host a scrap conference

On June 17, Kiev will host the “Scrap metal: sources and market trends” conference. Scrap procurement and sales are having hard times. Export limiting decrees have made the market uncertain and nervous and the conflict with metal makers even deeper. The conference will deal with scrap procurement under such difficult circumstances, prospects of scrap export…