According to the results of work in the first quarter of 2021, BMZ OJSC, the management company of the BMK holding, exported more than 32 thousand tons of seamless pipes worth over $ 25 million. value - 119 percent.
& bsp; & bsp; The key consumers of seamless pipes of the Belarusian Metallurgical Plant in January-March were the countries of the European Union and the Russian Federation, which account for 45 and 42 percent of the total export of these products, respectively. Thus, about 15 thousand tons of pipes worth more than $ 10 million were shipped to the EU market, which is almost twice the figures for the same period last year. The products were shipped to 10 countries of the European region. The largest growth in consumption in the reporting period was demonstrated by Germany, Italy, Poland, Romania and Finland. As for the Russian market, in the first quarter of 2021 BMZ delivered over 13 thousand tons of pipe products worth more than $ 10 million, increasing shipments by almost by 20% in kind.
& bsp; & bsp; The growth in sales of seamless pipes in these regions was ensured, among other things, due to the redistribution of part of the volumes from the US market, where there is currently a decline in economic activity in the oil industry. At the same time, BMZ still retains its presence in this market: according to the results of work for the first quarter of this year, the proceeds from the sale of pipes in the United States amounted to almost $ 3 million.