Ukraine: Interpipe loses UAH 3.8 million because of journalist investigation

In early September Ukrzaliznytsia announced a tender to buy tyres for rolling stock valued at UAH 47.7 million. Two companies participated – Interpipe Ukraine and Intervtorprom. Neither decreased their offers, thus raising suspicion. Journalists of the “Railroad without corruption” project found out that the companies often participated in such trades. This time all the documents…

Ukraine: Metinvest EBITDA up in July 2018

In July Metinvest increased its EBITDA by 0.9% MoM, to $233 million.

Revenue dropped by 1.3%, to $1.082 billion.

In 2017 Metinvest EBITDA grew 1.77-fold YoY, to $2.044 billion, while revenue went up by 43.5%, to $8.931 billion. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: antidumping investigation on Russian and Chinese rolled metal with coating started

The Interdepartmental commission on international trade has started an antidumping investigation on the import of some types of rolled metal with corrosion-resistant coating from Russia and China. According to the commission, the metal could have been supplied at dumping prices, damaging local manufacturers. In particular, in 2015-2017 imports from Russia and China grew by 51%.…

Ukraine: Donetskstal vows to clear debts

The Commercial Court of Donetsk region has determined 4 amicable agreements between the fund Glori represented by the Investment Capital Ukraine LLC and Donetskstal. According to the agreements, Donetskstal has to clear its debts of 2.08 billion UAH to Glori within one month. The debts arose from loans received by the company in 2011-2012. (Ukrainian…