Kryvyi Rih Mining and Metallurgical Plant of PJSC ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih (AMKR, Dnepropetrovsk region) in January-November this year reduced the production of general rolled products, according to operational data, by 3.7% compared to the same period last year - up to 4.1 million tons.
As a representative of the enterprise informed the agency "Interfax-Ukraine", steel production during this period decreased by 14.1% - to 4.24 million tons, pig iron - by 8.8%, to 4.47 million tons. At the same time, sinter production decreased by 9.9% to 8.2 million tons.
In November, 380 thousand tons of rolled products, 415 thousand tons of steel, 450 thousand tons of pig iron, 810 thousand tons of sinter were produced.
As reported, ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih "at the end of 2019 increased the production of general rolled products by 11.2% compared to the previous year - to 4.665 million tons, steel - by 11.8%, to 5.327 million tons, pig iron - by 14 , 9%, to 5.310 million tons, sinter production increased by 14.3% - to 9.831 million tons.
PJSC ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih is the largest manufacturer of rolled steel in Ukraine. It specializes in the production of long products, in particular, rebar and wire rod.
The Luxembourg mining and metallurgical company ArcelorMittal owns the largest mining and metallurgical plant ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih in Ukraine and a number of small companies, in particular, PJSC ArcelorMittal Berislav.