Ukraine’s rolled steel output down 20% in H1

Ukraine produced 8.70 million tonnes of rolled steel products in January-June this year, down by 20% year-on-year, according to national steelmakers’ union Ukrmetallurgprom.

The country’s production of crude steel and pig iron over the six months showed year-on-year falls of 17% and 21% respectively, to 10.30 million tonnes and 9.40 million tonnes, according to the data published by the union on Tuesday July 11. In June alone, the country’s rolled steel output was 1.34 million tonnes, down by 12.44% year-on-year. In the same month, crude steel...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

July 13, 2017

15:40 GMT