Ukraine: electricity exports to solve miners problems

Resuming electricity exports will help both state and private coal companies to work steadily and keep their employees.

Ukraine: miners to receive 180 million UAH in February 2016

In January the Ministry of energy and coal industry received 50 million UAH to clear salary debts to miners. This month it plans to get 180 million UAH more.

Ukraine: British money to go to miners

Ukraine has received a grant from the government of Great Britain for the social support of the miners and the population of the mining regions, where coal companies will be closed.

Ukraine: Pavlogradskaya Factory to increase coal concentrate output

DTEK modernizes the Pavlogradskaya central processing factory – one of the largest coal-processing enterprises of Ukraine.

Ukraine: Ilyich Works starts producing new kinds of galvanized rolled metal

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works has started producing galvanized coils according to EN 10346.

Ukraine: Azovstal to keep jobs during crisis

World metal market situation will not improve in 2016. The decline of economic development in Europe as well as the increase of steel manufacture in China will not allow Ukrainian mining and metallurgical complex to overcome crisis in the near future.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal IT-director named best in the country

The chief IT-specialist of Zaporizhstal Sergey Fedchun has been named the winner of the VIII annual IT-directors competition among the mining-metallurgical companies.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal output up in January 2016

In January Zaporizhstal increased its pig iron output by 5.8%, that of steel – by 2.4% and of rolled metal – by 0.8%, all YoY.

Ukraine: Berdyansk port ups metal transshipment in 2015

In 2015 Berdyansk seaport (Zaporozhye region) processed 4.45 million tons of goods, up by 39.2% YoY.

Ukraine: metal output in January 2016

In January Ukrainian metal companies increased carbon steel output by 3.4% YoY, to 1.93 million tons.

Ukraine: ZTMK to buy 18.5 thousand tons of ilmenite concentrate in 2016

Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works, a part of Group DF, has chosen Titan Ukrainy (Kiev) as the supplier of 18.5 thousand tons of ilmenite concentrate in 2016.

Ukraine: DTEK debts to Pension Fund increase

Dobropolye region taxpayers owe Pension Fund 23.19 million UAH.

Ukraine: Lisichanskugol to close down

The dominant local employers of Lisichansk are in a very difficult situation, as the state budget doesn’t provide for any money for coal companies development.

Ukraine: Krivoy Rog Ore Plant appoints new director

The supervisory board of the Krivoy Rog Central Ore Repairing Works has dismissed Victor Kravchuk from his office of the company director and appointed Alexander Selivestrov instead.

Ukraine: CGOK gives 11.5 million to Krivoy Rog beautification

The Central Mining and Processing Works gave 11.5 million UAH for beautification and social projects in Krivoy Rog in 2015.

Ukraine: DMKD starts making new products

In the first half of January Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky suffered from raw materials shortages.

Ukraine: AMKR dismisses board member

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has dismissed Simon Francis Evans from his office of the supervisory board member.

Ukraine: Frunze Works starts producing net

Kharkiv Works named after Frunze has started producing net for road and railroad fences.

Ukraine: Frunze Works thinking of joint ventures in Belarus and Kazakhstan

Kharkiv Works named after Frunze is considering establishing manufacture in Kazakhstan or Belarus.