Mogilev Metallurgical Plant OJSC increased steel pipe output by 5.1% in January-February 2008 rolling out 20.42 thousand tonnes, a company representative told Interfax.
Cast iron production increased by 66% to 3.62 thousand tonnes.
Over the two-month period the enterprise increased commodity output by 10% on the year, the total value of commodities produced being BYR 41.75 billion, while consumer goods output rose by 8% to reach BYR 767 million in value terms.
The return on sales totaled 7.4% in January 2008.
Mogilev Metallurgical Plant produces longitudinal welded tubes, water and gas pipes, steel shapes, cast-iron stand-pipes for rubber sealing washers, and cast-iron shot. All in all, there are 250 types of tubes on the plant's production list. The plant manufactures round steel pipes size 20 mm to 89 mm, shapes steel pipes size 20x20 mm to 60x60 mm.
Since 2006 Mogilev Metallurgical Plant has been part of the Belarusian Metallurgical Plant Production Association, which comprises Rechitsa Hardware Plant and Orsha Knitting Machines Plant.
The major commodity produced on commission in 2007 was steel pipes.