Metallurgical plant “Azovstal” (Mariupol, Donetsk region), a member of the “Metinvest” group, in January-February this year increased the production of general rolled products, according to operational data, by 28% compared to the same period last year – to 699 thousand tons.
As a representative of the enterprise told Interfax-Ukraine, during this period steel production increased by 25% – up to 776 thousand tons, pig iron – by 31.5%, up to 689 thousand tons.
In February, Azovstal produced 319 thousand tons of general rolled products, 365 thousand tons of steel, 333 thousand tons of pig iron.
As reported, Azovstal in 2019 reduced the production of general rolled products by 3.2 % compared to 2018 – up to 3.753 million tons, steel – by 1.6%, to 4.016 million tons, pig iron – by 6.3%, up to 3.475 million tons.
The enterprise is part of the ” Metinvest “, the main shareholders of which are SCM Group (71.24%) and Smart Holding (23.76%), jointly managing the company.
Metinvest Holding LLC is the group’s managing company Metinvest.
Based on materials from: Interfax-Ukraine