For 8 months of 2020, metallurgical enterprises of Ukraine produced 1.228 million tons of rolled metal, which is 2.0% lower than the same period last year, of which 82.4% – 10.12 million tons were exported. At the same time, for the same period in 2019, the share of exports reached about 85.0% or 10.64 million tons with a total production of 12.52 million tons of rolled metal.
The share of semi-finished products in the total export volume for 8 months of 2020 is 50.44%, which is noticeably higher than the 45.78% indicator for the period January-August 2019. The share of flat metal products in export deliveries for 8 months of 2020 amounted to 32.13%, which is slightly less than 33.65% in the same period of 2019. The share of long products in export deliveries for 8 months of 2020 amounted to 17.43%, which is noticeably inferior to the indicator of 20.58% for the same period.