Russian railway metal shipments drop 5% in March

Russia’s ferrous metal rail shipments declined by 5% year-on-year in March 2017 to 6.30 million tonnes, according to state-run rail operator Russian Railways (RZD).

Ferrous scrap shipments were stable year-on-year at 1.10 million tonnes in March. In the first quarter of 2017 scrap shipments rose by 21.74% to 2.8 million tonnes, compared with 2.3 million tonnes in the corresponding period last year. Ferrous...

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Vlada Novokreshchenova

April 05, 2017

17:02 GMT

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