Companies in the metallurgical industry in Ukraine have been in iron scrap deficiency for five months.
Since April 1 INTERPIPE increased the income of its pipe enterprise workforce by 10%. Workers received their increased salary for April on May 7.
In April 2015, the Ukrainian metallurgical enterprises continued to experience a shortage of ferrous scrap. Supply failures of raw materials to steel producers amounted to 67 thousand tons, which is 17% of its needs.
Deficiency of iron scrap in the domestic market in the 1st quarter of 2015 amounted to 23% of needs
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