Russia: Kandalaksha port exports 1 million tons of coal

Kandalaksha Sea Trade Port keeps increasing coal throughput.

Since the beginning of the year the port has exported over 1 million tons of coal, up 3-fold YoY.

This year the port has serviced 38 vessels and over 14 thousand open wagons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: MMK again in environment TOP-10

MMK has once again entered the first ten of the Russian fuel-energy and metal industry environment ratings in H1 2017. The company occupied the 10th position among other 33 companies, thus retaining its results of the previous half year and being the only metal company to get to the top ten. Among MMK environment initiatives…

Russia: ZTZ 80% loaded

By the end of the year Zagorsky Pipe Works will have supplied some 121 thousand tons of pipes to Gazprom. “Since May we have been manufacturing pipes for Gazprom. We have concluded several agreements for the delivery of pipes for repairs”, the company corporate communications deputy director Igor Gusenkov said. At present the capacities of…

Russia: Uraltrubprom sales up in January-August 2017

In January-August Ural Pipe Works increase pipes manufacture by 13.3% YoY, to 163.55 thousand tons.

In particular, the company produced 111.81 thousand tons of oil pipes, up by 16.7% YoY, and 51.7 thousand tons of section pipes, up by 6.5%.

Pipe sales increased by 12%, to 162.78 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: UralKuz sends wagon axles to Bulgaria

Uralskaya Kuznitsa has shipped the first batch of wagon axles to a wagon-repairing works in Bulgaria. In particular, UralKuz supplied 400 axles to the works situated in the city of Septemvry. The products meet all European quality standards. Under the contract UralKuz will produce over 1300 axles. The company has been manufacturing products for railroad…