Ukraine: Metinvest raises salary

Last year the growth of wages at Metinvest enterprises exceeded 30%.

According to the group personnel director Alexander Pimkin, key jobs saw a rise of 40-45%.

“Now the salary of our key employees in metal, mining and coke departments ranges within $1000-1200 in UAH equivalent”, he said. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: measles breaks out at ZZF

As of February 1, 7 employees of the Zaporozhye Ferro Alloys Plant have fallen ill with measles.

All the diseased are over 30 years old.

One illness has been officially confirmed by the company laboratory. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Severstal net profit up in 2018

In 2018 net profit of Severstal grew by 51.4% YoY, to $2.051 billion.

According to the group statement, its revenue increased by 9.3%, to $8.58 billion.

EBITDA was $3.142 billion, up by 21.9%. (Ukrainian metal)