|Ukraine reduces steel production 1% on year in January-November|
Journal Staff Report
Ukraine reduced crude steel production 1% year-on-year in January-November 2018 to 19.3 million tons, according to preliminary data. The Ukrmetallurgprom (Dnipro) association told Interfax that roll output grew 1% to 16.835 million tons, and pig iron production rose 3% to 18.78 million tons. Crude steel production was 1.744 million tons in November alone, down 2.5% from October.