Ukraine’s March seaborne steel exports drop 34%

Steel product volumes exported through Ukrainian seaports decreased by 33.94% year-on-year to 1.04 million tonnes in March, the country’s Sea Trade Ports Administration said on Tuesday April 11.

A reduced utilisation rate as well as stoppages at some mills due to disruptions to raw materials supplies, caused by illegal railway blockades in the east of the country, were the major reasons for the decline in...

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Vlada Novokreshchenova

April 12, 2017

12:18 GMT

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