"ArcelorMittal Krivoy Rog" for 5 months increased production of iron ore concentrate by 3.2% — to 4.19 million tonnes
Mining division of the largest manufacturer of rolled steel in Ukraine "ArcelorMittal Krivoy Rog" According to preliminary data, in January-May 2013 produced 4.19 million tons of iron ore, which is 3.2% more than in January-May 2012.
According to the report, the production of iron ore at the company during the reporting period decreased relative to 5 months of 2012 by 3 tonnes — up to 393 thousand tons.
In May of this year production of concentrate at the steelworks were 814 thousand tons of iron ore — 90 tons.
As UNIAN reported earlier, "ArcelorMittal Krivoy Rog" in 2012 increased production of iron ore concentrate by 2.5% — to 9.79 million tons.
UNIAN reference. PJSC "ArcelorMittal Krivoy Rog" is the largest producer of rolled steel in Ukraine specializing in the production of long products, including rebar and wire rod. Production capacity of the full-cycle, designed for an annual production of more than 6 million tons of steel, about 7,000,000 tons of steel and more than 6.7 million tons of pig iron. The main markets for steel products are situated in the Middle East, Africa and Europe