Ferrexpo revises outlook for 2019 pellet production

European iron ore pellet producer Ferrexpo has revised its annual production guidance to 10.4-10.6 million tonnes, compared with 10.6 million tonnes previously, citing “the current market environment”, it said on Tuesday October 8.

The Switzerland-headquartered company, whose mines are in Ukraine, reported an output of 2.5 million tonnes in the July-September quarter. Of these, 96% consisted of 65% Fe pellets while the remainder were 62% Fe pellets. Year on year, production is down 5.4%. Ferrexpo expects to begin refurbishment of one of its pellet lines on...

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Deepali Sharma

October 09, 2019

08:31 GMT

Singapore