The annual pipe consumption in the domestic oil & gas industry is estimated at around 100–130 thousand tons
The suspension of the two companies will reduce export revenue of the sector by USD 200–250 million
The domestic steel market shrank in the first half of the current year: hoping to recover in 2020
Manufacturers of construction materials and road surfaces can increase metallurgical waste consumption
Ukrainian vertically integrated companies have managed to benefit from the rising ore prices
Ukrainian iron ore exporters prefer lucrative European markets with short haul transportation
Over 100 thousand tons of steel structures per annum is used in non-residential construction.
This year, limestone imports will keep growing, while the share of domestically produced limestone will decrease.
In 2018, scrap imports amounted only to 1.3% of consumption of this raw material by Ukrainian steel companies.
In 2019, steel production in Ukraine will outstrip economic growth in real terms