Ukraine: Centravis pipes strength tested

Centravis Production Ukraine pipes have successfully passed strength tests under Bureau Veritas supervision.

Ukraine: UGOK puts sintering machine #5 into operation

Yuzny Mining and Processing Works has put its sintering machine #5 into operation after a major overhaul valued at 35 million UAH.

Ukraine: Metinvest starts producing boron-containing steel sheet

Metinvest enlarges its range of boron-containing rolled steel by starting producing 2.5 mm thick sheet.

Ukraine: DSS output down in Q1 2016

In January-March Dneprospetsstal produced 51442 tons of steel and 33028 tons of rolled metal, down by 9.9% and 11.1% YoY respectively.

Ukraine: EMSS to produce rolls for India

Energomashspetsstal has concluded an agreement with Salem Steel Plant (India) to supply four supporting rolls for hot-rolled mill weighing 106.5 tons.

Ukraine: metal results for Q1 2016

In May Ukraine will produce 2.2 million tons of steel, 2.1 million tons of pig iron and 1.9 million tons of rolled metal, according to Metallurgprom. For April its figures were as follows: steel – 2.1 million tons, pig iron – 2 million tons, rolled metal – 1.8 million tons.

Ukraine: gas consumption down in Q1 2016

In January-March Ukrainian metal companies consumed 460 million cubic meters of natural gas, down by 21% YoY.

Ukraine: Komsomolskaya factory gets 61 million UAH for coal processing

Krasnoarmeyskugol has struck a deal with Komsomolskaya Central Processing Factory to process 60.71 million UAH worth of coal.

Ukraine: Evraz Dneprodzerzhinsk Coke ends 2015 with profits

In 2015 Evraz Dneprodzerzhinsk By-product Coke Plant received $254.51 million UAH of profits.

Ukraine: iron ore export-import in March 2016

In March Ukraine exported $123.86 million worth of iron ore, while imports totaled $10.4 million.

Ukraine: SCM earns Ukrzaliznytsia 30% of its income

Ukrzaliznytsia receives around one third of its income by servicing SCM companies.

Ukraine: Interpipe output down in Q1 2016

In January-March Interpipe Niko Tube produced 49.3 thousand tons of pipes, down by 29.3% YoY, with 20.7 thousand tons produced in March.

Ukraine: Centravis pipes output down in Q1 2016

In January-March Centravis Production Ukraine produced 4.4 thousand tons of stainless pipes, down by 18.5% YoY.

Ukraine: AMKR offering social program for pensioners

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has implemented a one-off social program for its pensioners.

Ukraine: Vesco ups profits in 2015

In 2015 Vesco received 529.42 million UAH of net profits, up 2 times YoY.

Ukraine: VostGOK chooses gas supplier for 2016

Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has chosen Energy Trade Group for the delivery of 10.42 million cubic meters of natural gas in April-December valued at 74455.92 thousand UAH.

Ukraine: KZHRK to produce 5 thousand tons of merchantable ore

In 2016 Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex plans to produce 5 thousand tons of 58.8% Fe merchantable ore.

Ukraine: KZHRK profits in 2015

In 2015 Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex received 913.91 million UAH of net profits.

Ukraine: Krivbassvzryvprom ends 2015 with profits

In 2015 the industrial-production enterprise Krivbassvzryvprom received 40.97 million UAH of net profits.

Ukraine: DSS changes supervisory board

The shareholders of Dneprospetsstal have replaced the supervisory board.

Ukraine: AMKR stops using gas at two blast furnaces

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has stopped using natural gas at two of its blast furnaces (##6 and 7) by switching to gasless charge, and thus decreasing the prime cost of pig iron.

Ukraine: mining company damages Ternopil region for 1.3 million UAH

The Security Service of Ukraine has found the facts of polluting over 3 hectares of agricultural lands in Ternopil region with mining wastes.

Ukraine: Ukrzaliznytsia to provide more trains for Metinvest

Ukrzaliznytsia says it’s willing to provide additional cargo trains for Metinvest.