Dniprospetsstal is the largest producer of long stainless steel products in Ukraine. The company produces more than 800 grades of steel and alloys and more than 1,000 types of rolled products.
The main products of Dniprospetsstal are bars of stainless, tool, heat-resistant, high-speed and bearing steel, round bars 2–280 mm in diameter, including bars with special surface finish and of calibrated hexagonal cross section, as well as bulky forgings of round, square and rectangular cross section.
Steel melting shop 2: open electric arc furnace, argon-oxygen BOF, ladle furnace
Steel melting shop 3: ladle furnace, vacuum degasser
Steel melting shop 5: vacuum arc remelting furnace, electroslag remelting furnace
Sections mills 550, 325, 280
Press forging shop: hydraulic presses of 60 MN and 32 MN
Forging shop: radial forging machines of 10 MN and 3.4 MN
Steel dressing and polishing shop: 2 turning and finishing lines
Staff and wages
* per worker before taxes
Charts and tables
Production results, thousand tons
Indicative sales structure by products in 2018
Indicative sales structure by countries in 2018
* structure of sales volumes, metric tons
Financial performance, $ million
|Net income margin||0.2%||-18.1%||-10.3%||-6.4%||0.7%||-4.44%|
Capacity utilization rate of Dniprospetsstal steel production units in 2018 was 26.9%, according to the 2018 Annual Report.
According to the company’s management, after the imposition of import duties by the U.S. in 2018, Dniprospetsstal started to tap into the Canadian market. The Indian market was rated as promising as well.
Dniprospetsstal began to work in China through local agents. Earlier, its products were supplied to the Chinese market under brands of other companies.
Dniprospetsstal complied with the requirements of Ukraine’s national standards for technical parameters of rough axles for rolling stock locomotives and, thus, got the opportunity to manufacture new products for Ukrainian railways.
The oxygen storage section was built, and equipped with facilities rented from Linde Gas Ukraine.
Dniprospetsstal put into operation the ferromolybdenum production section in the steel melting shop 2.
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