Ferrexpo iron ore pellet output down 6.75% in 2017 on planned maintenance

Pellet production volumes at Ukraine-focused iron ore producer Ferrexpo fell by 6.75% year-on-year to 10.44 million tonnes in 2017, the company said on Tuesday January 9.

The lower annual figure reflected “planned pelletizer maintenance,” the company said. But Ferroexpo’s iron ore pellet production output rose to 2.79 million tonnes in October-December 2017, up quarter-on-quarter from 2.49 million tonnes in July-September. Output of premium 65% Fe pellet fell by...

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Viral Shah

January 09, 2018

15:14 GMT

London