Evraz H1 billet, slab sales down 15% on lower steel output, DMZ disposal

Sales volumes of semi-finished steel products by Russian steelmaker Evraz dropped by 14.6% year-on-year in the first half of 2018 because of lower crude steel output at the Nizhny Tagil Metallurgical Plant (NTMK) as well as the disposal of DMZ Petrovskogo, Metal Bulletin understands.

The company’s semi-finished steel sales decreased from 2.93 million tonnes to 2.51 million tonnes year-on-year over the first six months of 2018.

Of those sales, 1.30 million...

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Vlada Novokreshchenova

July 26, 2018

18:20 GMT

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