Ukraine: Mariupol Ilyich to get metal structures for CCM in February 2017

In February Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works intends to receive the first metal structures for construction of the new continuous-cast machine No. 4. “We have already produced and supplied over 1.5 thousand tons of rolled sheet to local manufacturers to produce the structures”, the company CEO Yuri Zinchenko said. “We have disassembled all the…

Kazakhstan: metal prices up in 2016

In 2016 prices of the companies in the processing industry grew by 19.6%, in mining – by 14.1%. The wares produced became more expensive by 16.8% YoY, and services – by 3.6%. The largest increase was observed in ferroalloys – by 54%, lead – by 51.9%, rolled ferrous metals – by 39.8%, precious metals –…

Ukraine: 15.6 million tons of coal imported in 2016

Ukraine in 2016 imported coal and anthracite valued at $1.467 billion, in particular in December 2016 for $172.008 million. According to the State Fiscal Service, Russia supplied coal for $906.298 million, the United States for $212.11 million, Canada for $94.374 million, other countries for $254.308 million. Thus, in money terms imports of coal and anthracite…