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)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 2a), April 2016

Month

Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, FCA, $1/UAH25.1865*

min

max

March

130

137

April

168

175

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.04.16 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (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.…

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 3a), April 2016

Month

Russian market, $/t, FCA, without VAT, $1/RUR64.3334*

min

max

March

62

148

April

62

165

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.04.16 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

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…

Ukraine: ferrous scrap export-import in April 2016

In April Ukraine exported $14.37 million worth of ferrous metals scrap, with imports on the level of $0.24 million.

According to the State Fiscal Service, the main importer of Ukrainian scrap in April was Turkey ($14.23 million).

In January-April scarp exports totaled $16.84 million, while imports were on the level of $1.78 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: scrap exports down in April 2016

In January-April Ukraine exported 94.02 thousand tons of ferrous scrap metal, down by 76.9% YoY.

According to the State Fiscal Service, export revenues reached $16.84 million, down by 83.3% YoY. At the same time, in April Ukraine exported 82.47 thousand tons of scrap, with only 11.54 thousand tons in Q1. (Ukrainian metal)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 3a), March 2016

Month

Russian market, $/t, FCA, without VAT, $1/RUR67.6076*

min

max

February

59

131

March

59

141

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.03.16 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 2a), March 2016

Month

Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH26.218056*

min

max

February

117

122

March

125

132

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.03.16 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

Ukraine: control over exports of scrap metal should be toughened for ATO period

A special regime to control the origin of scrap metal sent for exports should be introduced in Ukraine for the period of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO), MP Serhiy Taruta has told reporters.

Ukraine: Q1 2016 scrap deficiency at 176 thousand tons

Interpipe says in January-March ferrous scrap deficiency on Ukrainian market was on the level of 176 thousand tons.

Ukraine: scrap export duty up

The Verkhovnaya Rada of Ukraine has passed an act on the increase of the ferrous scrap export duty from 10 euro per ton to 30 euro for 3 years. 268 people’s deputies have supported the act.

Ukraine: people’s deputies supporting scrap export limitations

A people’s deputy Sergey Taruta supports limitations of ferrous scrap exports from Ukraine.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal demands scrap export duty of 60 euro

Under the current price situation on the global markets, scrap export duty from Ukraine should be on the level of 50-60 euro per ton.