Ukraine: 2 miners perish at Sukhaya Balka mine

2 miners have perished at the Yubileynya mine of Sukhaya Balka.

The accident happened at 7 a.m. after a night shift at the depth of 1340 meters. The miners died of gas.

The bodies are still in the mine. The conditions of the accident are being determined. (Ukrainian metal)

Kazakhstan: metal output down in January 2019

According to the Statistics Committee of the Ministry of the National Economy, in January Kazakhstan produced 223.8 thousand tons of steel, down by 41.3% YoY.

Flat rolled metal manufacture dropped by 72.3%, to 69.932 thousand tons.

Ferroalloys output grew by 5.4%, to 180.573 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: EMSS gets new rolls order

Energomashspetsstal has received a new order from ArcelorMittal – Belval & Differdange to produce and supply 4 working rolls for the hot-rolling mill. According to the agreement, the rolls have to be shipped to Luxembourg in September-October. The total weight of the batch will be 128 tons. EMSS and AM have been cooperating since 2011.…