Ukraine to turn steel importer once post-war reconstruction starts, think tank says

Ukraine will likely turn into a net importer of steel once the war situation eases and reconstruction efforts start, Stanislav Zinchenko, chief executive of Ukraine-based think tank GMK Center, said at the Singapore Steel Forum on Thursday May 19.

This is due to lower steel production rates in Ukraine, as well as the shutdown of the major Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol city, the biggest steelworks in the country. While all...


Paul Lim

May 19, 2022

05:12 GMT