ArcelorMittal Poland: Polish division cuts capacity

During the pandemic, blast furnace and steel production in Krakow was closed, and from 2024 the coke battery at this enterprise will be decommissioned

Poland reduced steel production by 9.7% m/m in November

In January-November, the country's steelmakers reduced steel production by 14.9% y/y

Poland’s JSW declared force majeure after a mine fire

The incident will lead to a reduction in coking coal production by 350,000 tons in 2024

A month and a half blockade of Ukraine’s border during the war

The Ukrainian economy has already suffered more than $1 billion in losses

Polish carriers have completed the blockade of the Dorogusk-Yagodin checkpoint

In the afternoon of December 11, stable traffic of trucks was restored at this crossing

The blockade of road crossings will cost the Ukrainian economy at least $1 billion

The total cost of protests by Polish transporters and farmers depends on the duration of the action, but threatens to be expensive

Poland reduced rolled steel import from third countries by 8.7% y/y in September

The export of steel products for the month increased by 25.8% y/y

Businesses lose €300 per day due to one truck idling at the Polish border – People’s Deputy

Blocking checkpoints on the border with the EU will have a long-term effect

Poland increased steel production by 5.9% m/m in October

In January-October, the country's steelmakers reduced steel production by 17.5% y/y

ArcelorMittal Poland puts the coke battery in Krakow into conservation mode

This decision is due to two factors: low demand for coke and high coking coal prices

ArcelorMittal suspends part of the capacities in Poland and Bosnia

The company suspended the blast furnace at the plant in Zenica (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and the wire rod production plant in Sosnowiec (Poland)

Blockade of border crossings with Poland threatens Ukraine’s entire economy

Prolonged blocking of the border will lead to increased costs of logistics and a decrease in the competitiveness of Ukrainian exports

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