Metallurgical plant “Azovstal” (Mariupol, Donetsk region), part of the “Metinvest” group, in January this year increased the production of general rolled products, according to operational data, by 45% compared to the same period last year – up to 380 thousand tons.
As a representative of the enterprise told Interfax-Ukraine, during this period steel production increased by 37% – up to 411 thousand tons, pig iron – by 40.2%, up to 356 thousand tons.
In December 2019, Azovstal produced 278 thousand tons of general rolled products, 303 thousand tons of steel, 316 thousand tons of pig iron, while in the previous month – 244 thousand tons of general rolled products, 295 thousand tons of steel, 252 thousand tons of steel. tons of pig iron.
As reported, Azovstal in 2019 reduced the production of general rolled products by 3.2% compared to 2018 – to 3.753 million tons, steel – by 1.6%, to 4.016 million tons, pig iron – by 6.3%, to 3.475 million tons.
The enterprise is part of the Metinvest group, the main shareholders of which are the SCM group (71.24%) and Smart-holding (23.76%), jointly managing the company.
Metinvest Holding LLC is the management company of Metinvest Group.
Based on materials: Interfax-Ukraine