Ukraine steel export buyers in wait-and-see mode as all eyes on Crimea

Ukraine’s steel product export buyers have adopted a wait-and-see approach as all eyes are fixed on the situation around the country’s embattled region of Crimea, where the independence referendum will take place on Sunday.

One trader said he had not made any purchases in Ukraine in the past three weeks because of the political uncertainty in the country, instead looking to buy in neighbouring...


Nadia Popova

March 14, 2014

22:35 GMT

Moscow, Kiev