Results of activities of the MMC of Ukraine in November and for 11 months of 2018

According to the data specified during the balance meeting at Ukrmetallurgprom, in November 2018, the following was produced:

– pig iron – 1.64 million tons (92% compared to October 2018);

– steel – 1.66 million tons (93%);

– rolled stock – 1.48 million tons (97%).

The decrease in the production level in November 2018 compared to October 2018 was primarily due to the overhaul and preventive maintenance of the main metallurgical units at a number of enterprises.

For 11 months of 2018 produced:

– iron ore concentrate – 55.25 million tons (100% relative to the same period in 2017);

– agglomerate – 28.95 million tons (103%);

– pellets – 19.58 million tons (108%);

– gross coke (6% wet) – 9.90 million tons (105%);

– pig iron – 18.73 million tons (103% taking into account the work in January-February 2017 of enterprises on tubing and 105% without taking them into account);

– steel – 19.21 million tons (98% and 101%, respectively);

– rolled products – 16.84 million tons (101% and 103%, respectively);

– pipe products – 1.02 million tons (106%).

As of December 12, 2018, of the main operating production facilities in operation are: 20 out of 21 blast furnaces, 8 out of 9 open-hearth furnaces, 14 out of 16 converters, 6 out of 15 electric furnaces and 13 out of 14 continuous casting machines.

According to the forecasts of the OP “Ukrmetallurgprom” in December 2018, the production of the main types of products is forecasted in the following volumes: pig iron – about 1.8 million tons, steel – 1.8 million tons, rolled products – 1.6 million tons.

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