Ukraine: positions in world steel and pig iron rating retained in January-November 2019

Ukraine retained its 10th place in the ranking of the world’s largest pig iron producers and the 13th place in the ranking of the world’s largest steel producers in January-November, according to the World Steel Association. “Ukraine ranks 10th among 40 pig iron producing countries. Ukraine ranks 13th among 62 steel producing countries,” the Ukrmetalurhprom…

Ukraine: metal output in January-October 2019

In January-October Ukraine produced 17.96 million tons of steel, up by 2.3% YoY. Rolled metal manufacture grew by 1.8%, to 15.6 million tons, while that of pig iron remained unchanged at 17.07 million tons. In October steel output dropped by 10.5% MoM, to 1.56 million tons, rolled metal – by 2.3%, to 1.54 million tons,…

Ukraine: metal output up in August 2019

In August Ukraine increased steel output by 8.5% MoM, to 1.936 million tons. Pig iron manufacture grew by 10.5%, to 1.819 million tons, and rolled metal – by 3.6%, to 1.568 million tons. In January-August Ukraine produced 14.65 million tons of steel, 13.71 million tons of pig iron and 12.55 million tons of rolled metal,…