Ukraine: EMSS to produce rolls for CSN

Energomashspetsstal will produce 11 supporting rolls with the total weight of 246 tons for Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN), Brazil.

According to the company statement, the first 6 rolls will be delivered in August.

And the other 5 – in February 2020. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: UralKuz net profit up in 2018

In 2018 Uralskaya Kuznitsa increased its net profit by 46% YoY, to 3.829 billion rubles.

The company was able to sell 16.55 billion rubles worth of products, up by 30%.

Sales profit grew by 61%, to 2.22 billion rubles. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: SiGMA suspends gold manufacture

The Siberian Mining and Metallurgical Alliance (SiGMA) has suspended the manufacture of gold at the Ozernovskoye deposit for 2 months. The deposit is situated in Kamchatka region. The suspension of the operation has to do with the need to reconstruct the gold-extracting factory with the capacity of 60 thousand tons. The factory was commissioned in…

EAEU: another investigation on Ukrainian rolls started

The Department of the domestic market protection of the Eurasian Economic Commission has initiated another antidumping investigation of the delivery of forged steel rolls for metal-rolling mills originating from Ukraine. The investigation has been initiated because the antidumping measures have expired. The basis for the investigation is that in January-September 2018 deliveries of Ukrainian rolls…

Ukraine: AMKR presents two new investment projects to the public

At public hearings, ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih presented EIA reports on two investment projects – reconstruction of water pipeline for supply of process water to OBP-1 and construction of cooling tower for cooling of water in recirculation system of GCP-5 of BF-9. Public hearings are held under procedures specified in the law “On Environment Impact Assessment”.…

Ukraine: pellets exports in January 2019

In January Ferrexpo exported 939.7 thousand tons of iron ore pellets. In particular, Poltava GOK shipped 750.7 thousand tons and Yeristovo GOK – 189 thousand tons. Metalloinvest (Russia) exported 435.6 thousand tons of pellets (Mikhailovsky GOK – 364.2 thousand tons and Lebedinsky GOK – 71.4 thousand tons). Metinvest exported 369.3 thousand tons of pellets (Central…

Ukraine: rolled metal exports up in January 2019

In January Ukraine exported $287.21 million worth of flat rolled metal, up by 33.9% YoY.

According to the State Fiscal Service, imports dropped by 6.3%, to $46.2 million.

Compared with December 2018 exports grew by 19.5%, while imports fell by 7.1%.

The largest deliveries were made to Poland ($24.719 million). (Ukrainian metal)