In 2013 NLMK Group increased the steel output 3% to reach 15.429mln ton, the company informed.
It covers now 21% on the steel production market; above 95% being made at the Russian entities including 2% on the new site (NLMK-Kaluga). The loading remained at 95% in 2013. The sales declined 2% to 14.828mln ton due to the cut-down in the pig iron sales.
In IVQ 2013 the Group increased the output 5% to 4.064mln ton; sales being down 4% to 3.567mln ton.
NLMK (TIN 4823006703) is included into the 3-list of largest plants in the ferrous metallurgy sector. The output gains 9mln ton/y of steel. The main assets are located in Russia, EC and USA.
The major holder is Fletcher Holdings Ltd. (85.91%) held by V.Lisin, chairman; the top managers having 2.8%. The share capital is worth 5993227240 rub. split in the same number of stocks of 1 rub. par). The stocks in free circulation account for 11.29%.
The IQ 2013 net profit plunged (US GAAP) 4.9 fold to $35.404mln from $173.628mln prior year. The revenues dropped 7.69% to $2.856bn from $3.094bn; operating profit being down 2.3 fold to $110.833mln from $255.071mln; pretax profit - 4.74 fold to $52.906mln from $250.614mln; EBITDA - 26.39% to $318mln from $432mln; EBITDA margin - 11.1% vs. 14%.
The 9-month 2013 net profit (RAS) moved down 16.63% to 17.472bn rub. from 20.956bn rub.; revenues - 6.17% to 171.533bn rub. from 182.821bn rub.; profit from sales - 2.3 fold to 5.066bn rub. from 11.635bn rub.; pretax profit - 27.38% to 17.63bn rub. from 24.278bn rub.