In May 2020, Ukrainian metallurgical enterprises produced 1.62 million tons of steel, which is 11.1% less than in May 2019.
According to the National Bureau of Statistics of the PRC, primary aluminum production in China in May 2020 amounted to 2.98 million tons, an increase of 0.4% from the previous month, but a decrease of 0.1% compared to May 2019.
Ukraine has 95% exhausted the quota for duty-free deliveries of hollow profiles to the European Union.
Ukrainian metallurgists have exhausted an individual quota for duty-free deliveries of hollow profiles (group 21) to the countries of the European Union by 95.15%, Ukrmetallurgprom reports.
At the end of 2019, Ukraine took the tenth place in the world in the production of pig iron with an indicator of 20.06 million tons and the thirteenth in terms of steel production, producing 20.85 million tons of this product. This is evidenced by the data of the Worldsteel Association, according to the association of enterprises "Ukrmetallurgprom".