Casting and Rolling Complex (LPK, Vyksa district, Nizhny Novgorod region, part of United Metallurgical Company "OMC") in 2012 produced more than 1.1 million tons of hot-rolled, which is 4% higher than in 2011. Of which were produced 218 thousand tons of rolled steel and 257 thousand tons of strip (growth relative to 2011 — 14% and 19%, respectively).
The total shipment of hot-rolled coil, sheet and strip in 2012 increased by 7% compared to 2011 and amounted to more than 1.1 million tons.
In December 2012 PBL released 93 tons of hot-rolled, 17 thousand tons of rolled steel and 32 million tons of strip. Were shipped 94 thousand tons.
"In 2012, timber production has kept rising trend indicators continued to develop new steel grades, while successfully implementing projects to improve production efficiency and product quality — the director of the branch" OMK-Steel "Oleg Fedotov. — In the past year, we have confirmed the quality management system to the international standard ISO 9001:2008, the requirements of the European Council Directives 97/23/EC, 89/106/EC and the rules of AD 2000 Merkblatt, allowing us to perform a major supplier of metal, including the international market. Also in 2012, the CRC has been recognized by Russian Maritime Register of Shipping and Russian River Register as a manufacturer of sheet metal from high-strength steel for shipbuilding needs. This will allow the company to expand the product line and in 2013 to begin deliveries of metal for shipbuilding in the Russian market. "