BSW export to Romania increased by almost 90%
According to the results of work in January-October 2020, OJSC “Byelorussian Steel Works”- managing company of “Byelorussian metallurgical company” holding”, exported more than 33 thousand tons of products to Romania, which is 189% to the same period of the previous year.
During the specified period, BMZ shipped 8 types of metal products to Romania. Growth of four of them - structural steel, wire rod, seamless pipes and bronzed bead wire - ranges from 19 to 190 percent. This increase in sales became possible due to the changes in the Romanian domestic market. In particular, due to the decline in steel production in the EU countries, caused by the ongoing epidemiological measures, the demand for imported steel products has increased in the country. BMZ promptly responded to it, with the support of the subjects of its own distribution network.
In monetary terms, the volume of shipments of the plant to Romania for 10 months of this year amounted to almost $ 21 million, which allowed this country to come close to the TOP-10 key importers of BMZ products.This year the leaders in this rating are Russia, Germany and Israel.
It should be noted that in January-October, BMZ exported more than 800 thousand tons of metal products to 23 EU countries, which corresponds to the level of 2019.At the same time, the plant was able to significantly improve its position in the markets of Finland, France, Romania and Austria.