Ukraine: Metallurgprom sees metal output falling in February 2016

Metallurgprom believes Ukraine will produce 1.8 million tons of steel, 1.5 million tons of rolled metal and 1.8 million tons of pig iron in February.

Ukraine: DTEK denies refusal to work with Lviv and Volyn mines

DTEK has denied the information of its refusal to work with state mines from Lviv and Volyn regions.

Ukraine: Metinvest loosing Pakistan market

Metinvest could lose an important metal market in South Asia – Pakistan. On January 13 the National tariff committee of Pakistan decided to impose preventive duties on cold-rolled steel from Ukraine.

Ukraine: Kremenchuk Steel Works in need of new chairman

Chairman of the board of the Kremenchuk Steel Works Dmitry Chernenko has resigned from his office. He has been the chairman for some 8 years.

Ukraine: Alchevsk Works among major Lugansk exporters and importers

In 2015 Lugansk region exporters and importers paid 1049 million UAH of taxes to the state budget.

Ukraine: gas consumption by metal makers up in December 2015

In December 2015 metal companies consumed 163 million cubic meters of gas, up by 8.7%, or by 13 million cubic meters MoM.

Ukraine: Evraz employees to work half-time

Evraz Ukraine ponders the possibility of making some of its staff work half-time.

Ukraine: DTEK completes 1.5 billion UAH worth of overhauls

By January 1, 2016 DTEK has completed its repair program worth 1.5 billion UAH.

Ukraine: Dobropolyeugol reached its coal supplying goals of 2015

In 2015 DTEK Dobropolyeugol supplied 62 thousand tons of coal worth 74 million UAH to social institutions and citizens free-of-charge.

Ukraine: Centravis output down in 2015

In 2015 Centravis Production Ukraine produced 19.2 thousand tons of pipes, down by 11.9% YoY, with 1.5 thousand tons produced in December.

Ukraine: Dzerzhinskugol to strike

Dzerzhinskugol has summed up its operation in 2015.

Ukraine: Lvivugol to suffer considerable losses

Burshtyn Thermal Power Station (Ivano-Frankovsk region) has declared that beginning with January 14 it is going to stop buying Lviv coal.

Ukraine: ISD and Metinvest holding sheet prices for Turkey

As of January 11, CIS hot-rolled coils cost $245-265 per ton FOB Black Sea, as opposed to $245-260 on December 28, 2015.

Ukraine: energy ministry gives 20 million UAH to Lvivugol

The state enterprise Lvivugol will receive 20 million UAH, said the Ministry of energy and coal industry in its statement. Money was transferred on January 13.

Ukraine: mines to be sold to shipwrights

Several Ukrainian mines and one processing factory will be sold to a Switzerland-based company without any connection to coal industry.

Ukraine: Metinvest goes on reregistering its companies in Mariupol

Metinvest continues to reregister its companies from Ukraine-uncontrolled territories of Donbass in Mariupol.

Ukraine: government approves of clearing miners salary debts

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has accepted the usage of budget funds to increase capital stocks of mining companies in order to clear salary debts to miners.

Ukraine: Lugansk mining company not paying taxes

A Lugansk region mining company has been suspected of tax evasion (4 million UAH).

Ukraine: Kominmet coowner selling shares

A major shareholder of Dnepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Komintern (Kominmet) has sold his 22.4865% shares.

Ukraine: 500 million UAH owed to miners

The Cabinet of Ministers plans to settle the matter of clearing salary debts to miners.

Ukraine: energy ministry renews coal companies director list

According to the Ministry of energy and coal industry, at the end of 2015 Selidovugol, Lvivugol, Nadezhda mine among others received new directors. This change of management is a part of the ministry program to optimize mining companies operation.

Ukraine: DMKD to increase output

Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky plans to increase rolled metal, rebars and wire output in 2016.

Ukraine: Chervonograd Processing Factory holding back all Lviv mines

Because of the Chervonograd Processing Factory, 63% of which is privately owned, Lviv mines cannot work full time, said Lvivugol acting CEO Andrei Dyachenko.

Ukraine: Centravis gets ADGAS approval

Centravis Production Ukraine has completed a requalification to supply stainless pipes to Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Co Limited. The company was granted approval for the ordinary, tool and boiler pipes.

Ukraine: with 480 million UAH in 2016 Lvivugol will be profitable in 2017

If the state supports Lvivugol with 480 million UAH in 2016, the enterprise will be able to work without losses in 2017.

Ukraine: Lviv demands 1 billion UAH for Lvivugol

The Lviv region council has addressed the President, the Prime Minister and the minister of energy and coal industry warning them of the situation at the state enterprise Lvivugol.