Ukraine: scrap export down in January 2020

In January Ukraine exported 2,865 thousand tons of scrap, down by 8.8% YoY, valued at $795 thousand, down by 15.1%. According to the State Tax Service, in December 2019, 1,270 thousand tons of scrap were exported. At the same time, in January Ukraine imported 392 tons of scrap, down by 89.8%, valued at $446 thousand,…

Ukraine: 28 thousand miners to be fired

This year Ukraine will fire 28 thousand miners working at state enterprises. “I want to warn Ukrainian miners and trade unions. According to my information, this year some 28 thousand state miners will be fired. This will affect 100 thousand people in related industries”, the head of the Radical Party Oleg Lyashko has declared. The…