Ukraine: explosion leaves Makeevka mine without electricity

The Russia-supported militants of the so-called Makeevka administration report that as the result of the “shelling” Scheglovskaya-Glubokaya mine is left without electricity, three schools and a kindergarten are damaged. 163 miners have been evacuated. There were no casualties. On the other hand, according to other officials on the separatist territory, it was not shelling, but…

Ukraine: scrap 5% duty cancelled

The Verkhovnaya Rada of Ukraine has cancelled the 5% import duty on ferrous scrap. The new decree stipulates the zero imports duty instead of the current 5%. According to the industry committee head Victor Halasyuk, this is the second part of the help to the mining-metallurgical complex. “Our first step was to increase the export…