Ukraine: DSS output down in January-February 2016

In January-February Dneprospetsstal produced 31.29 thousand tons of steel, down by 5.1% YoY. Rolled metal output decreased by 7.4%, to 21.24 thousand tons.

Ukraine: rebar prices up on the local secondary market

Since the beginning of March rebars on the local secondary market went up in price by 10-15%, to 10.2-11.5 thousand UAH per ton.

Ukraine: EMZ increases losses in 2015

In 2015 Yenakievo Iron and Steel Works increased its net losses by 39.4% YoY, to 544.54 million UAH.

Ukraine: ferrous scrap export contract registration simplified

The Cabinet of Ministers has simplified the registration of the ferrous metals scrap export contracts.

Ukraine: UGMK ends 2015 with profits

In 2015 Ukrainian Mining and Metallurgical Company received 58.5 million UAH of net profits.

Ukraine: AZOTSM ends 2015 with losses

In 2015 Artemovsk Non-Ferrous Metals Processing Works received 215.27 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: UGOK breaks 2 records

Yuzhny Mining and Processing Works mined 1.5 billion tons of ore.

Ukraine: VostGOK to buy 41 thousand tons of sulfur

Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has chosen trading house Eco-Service as the supplier of 26 thousand tons of granulated sulfur worth 116.84 million UAH and Zodiak Plus (Latvia) as the supplier of 15 thousand tons of sulfur in lumps worth $1.87 million in March-December.

Ukraine: Group DF invests $115.7 million into Motronovsky GOK

Group DF has invested $115.7 million into Motronovsky Mining and Processing Works.

Ukraine: aluminum ores export-import in January-February 2016

In January-February Ukraine imported 770.98 thousand tons of aluminum ores and concentrate worth $32.22 million, up by 8.3% and by 7.9% YoY respectively.

Ukraine: nickel ores export-import in January-February 2016

In January-February Ukraine imported 180.05 thousand tons of nickel ores and concentrate worth $9.34 million, up by 18% and down by 32.1% YoY respectively.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: reinforcement steel (ordinary steel), January 2016

Ukraine: ISD not taking Metinvest claims seriously

Industrial Union of Donbass acknowledges the debts to Metinvest for raw materials supplied, but doesn’t view claims as aggressive actions.

Ukraine: Ukrstalkonstructsiya ends 2015 with losses

In 2015 Ukrstalkonstruktsiya received 65.68 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: Azovstal completes converter overhaul

Azovstal has put its oxygen converter #1 into operation after capital repairs.

Ukraine: Vesko profits in 2015

In 2015 the major refractory clay miner – Vesco – received 529.42 million UAH of net profits.

Ukraine: ZALK to start producing aluminum wire rod and silicon

The only producer of primary aluminum in Ukraine – Zaporozhye Aluminum Works – plans to start producing aluminum wire rod and silicon at the expense of selling unused assets.

Ukraine: Turkey interested in privatizing mines

According to the Ministry of energy and coal industry press-service this has been discussed at the meeting of the ministry head Vladimir Demchyshin with the minister of energy and natural resources of Turkey Berat Albairak.

Ukraine: PGOK ups losses in 2015

In 2015 Poltava Mining and Processing Works received 5.79 billion UAH of losses.

Ukraine: Ferrexpo litigating with bank

The Commercial Court of Kiev has accepted the claim of Ferrexpo plc to recover $10 million from Finances and Credits bank, which is being liquidated.