Metallurgical plant “Azovstal” (Mariupol, Donetsk region), a member of the “Metinvest” group, in January-August of this year increased the production of general rolled products, according to operational data, by 3.6% compared to the same last year – up to 2.66 million tons.
As the representative of the enterprise told Interfax-Ukraine, during this period steel production increased by 3.2% – to 2.82 million tons, pig iron – by 8.3%, to 2.52 million tons.
In August, Azovstal produced 380 thousand tons of general rolled products, 410 thousand tons of steel, 366 thousand tons of pig iron.
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 a management company of the group py “Metinvest”.
Based on materials: Interfax-Ukraine