Ukrainian producers increase pipe production

Thursday, 05 May 2011 17:24:31 (GMT+2)   -  

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In January-April of the current year, Ukrainian companies produced 740,600 mt of steel pipes, up 49 percent compared to the same period last year. In April alone, Ukraine's steel pipe production declined by 8 percent compared to March, falling to 185,700 mt.

In 2010, Ukrainian pipe companies had increased their production by 10.7 percent year on year to 1.754 million mt.

Ukrainian steel pipe production (‘000 mt):

  

Company

Jan-Apr 2010

Jan-Apr 2011

Interpipe Niko Tube

84,5

118,4

Yutist Pipe Plant

3,6

8,3

Centravis

3,9

5,2

Trubolit

1,1

0,8

Interpipe Nizhnedneprovsky Pipe Plant

104,0

132,6

ISD Dniepropetrovsk Tube Works

26,9

38,8

Interpipe Novomoskovsk Pipe Works

55,0

65,8

Metinvest Khartsyzsk Tube Works

71,4

210,0

Lugansk Tube Plant

66,3

78,4

AG STEEL LLC

1,6

7,1

Ilyich

27,5

19,0

Kominmet

51,1

56,2

Donetsk Steel Works

0

0

Total

496,9

740,6