Dniprospetsstal Electrometallurgical Plant (Zaporizhia) in January-June 2020 reduced the output of finished steel by 1.4% compared to the same period last year, to 73,000 tonnes.
The company told Interfax-Ukraine that steelmaking reduced by 1.9%, to 105,000 tonnes, over this period.
In June 2020, there were 17,000 tonnes of steel smelted and 13,000 tonnes of rolled products produced.
As reported, in 2019 Dniprospetsstal reduced the output of finished steel by 6.4% compared to the previous year, to 152,212 tonnes, steel – by 11.2%, to 219,308 tonnes.
Dniprospetsstal is Ukraine’s only manufacturer of high-quality rolled products and forgings made of special steel grades: stainless, tool, bearing, structural, and also from nickel-based superalloys.