79 percent of quota used for seamless steel pipe imports to Ukraine

Friday, 13 January 2012 17:36:05 (GMT+2)   -  

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As of December 31 2011, importers of steel pipes to Ukraine used 79.11 percent of their annual quota (up to the end of September 2012) for imports of steel seamless casing and tubing with diameters up to 406.4 mm.

For the period from October 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012, the quota in question is 16,753 mt. Of this figure, the unused quota volume is 3,500 mt. In particular, Russia used 99.92 percent of its quota (11,900 mt) for exports of the mentioned products to Ukraine, while Austria used 55.11 percent (1,353 mt) of its quota.