Non-Alloy Steel H-Sections Market Overview in Russia
In value terms, non-alloy steel h-sections production shrank to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production showed a slight shrinkage. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Non-alloy steel h-sections production peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to , production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The value of the non-alloy steel h-sections market in Russia reduced to $ in , approximately equating the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption recorded a slight downturn. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011 when the market value increased by % against the previous year. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.