Yuzhny GOK reduced the concentrate output 0.55% to 887.1ths ton from 892ths ton in Mar. 2014 due to the repair of the production line, the company informed.
The sinter output declined 14.89% to 200ths ton from 235ths ton.
Yuzhny GOK (Dnepropetrovskaya reg.) is one of the main ore raw producers in Ukraine. The major holders include Smart Holding and Evraz Group owners.
Evraz Group S.A. is the largest vertically-integrated metallurgic and mining company. It involves three leading steel-making entities (Nizhnetagilsky, Zapadno-Sibirsky, Nizhnekuznetsky) and Evraz Palini e Bertoli (Italy), Evraz Vitkovice Steel (Czechia), Evraz Inc. NA (USA and Canada), ore assets in Ukraine, Highveld Steel and Vanadium Corporation (South Africa).
In 2013 the steel output moved up 1.1% to 16.109mln ton; steel products - 1.73% to 15.972mln ton from 15.7mln ton; pig iron - 4.34% to 12.553mln ton from 12.031mln ton.