According to recent data, metallurgical plant Azovstal (Mariupol, Donetsk region), a member of Metinvest Group, in January-August 2020 increased production of general rolled metals by 3.6% compared to the same period last year, to 2.66 million tonnes.
The representative of the enterprise told Interfax-Ukraine that during this period steel production increased by 3.2%, to 2.82 million tonnes, cast iron production increased by 8.3%, to 2.52 million tonnes.
In August, Azovstal produced 380,000 tonnes of general rolled metals, 410,000 tonnes of steel and 366,000 tonnes of cast iron.
Azovstal in 2019 reduced production of general rolled metals by 3.2% compared to 2018, to 3.753 million tonnes, production of steel by 1.6%, to 4.016 million tonnes, production of cast iron by 6.3%, to 3.475 million tonnes.
The enterprise belongs to Metinvest Group, the main shareholders of which are SCM Group (71.24%) and Smart-Holding (23.76%), jointly managing the company.
Metinvest Holding LLC is the management company of Metinvest Group.