Ukraine: Donetsk Works elects new members

The Supervisory board of the Donetsk Iron and Steel Works has changed 2 of its members.

Ukraine: Metallurgprom names optimal scrap export duties

Metallurgprom believes the optimal level for scrap export duty is 50 euro per ton.

Ukraine: Metinvest debts down in H1 2015

The overall debts of Metinvest in the first half-year of 2015 decreased by $162 million.

Ukraine: coke output up at Metinvest in Q3 2015

In July-September Metinvest produced 1141 thousand tons of coke, up by 19.47% QoQ, or by 186 thousand tons.

Ukraine: ZALK appoints a new supervisory chairman

The Supervisory board of the only Ukrainian primary aluminum producer Zaporozhye Aluminum Works (ZALK) has appointed Anna Matis its chairman.

Ukraine: steel pipes output down in October 2015

In October Ukraine produced 64 thousand tons of steel pipes, down by 15.8% MoM, or by 12 thousand tons.

Ukraine: SCM and Smart-Holding buy Metinvest

System Capital Management and Smart-Holding have bought 5% of Metinvest B.V. (the Netherlands) shares.

Ukraine: rolled metal output up in October 2015

In October Ukraine produced 1789 thousand tons of rolled metal, up by 1.3% MoM, or by 34 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Alfa-Bank to adjudge 1 billion UAH from Interpipe

The Commercial Court of the Dniepropetrovsk region will consider a claim of Alfa-Bank to Interpipe Niko Tube as to the collection of 1.2 billion UAH of debts.

Ukraine: Metinvest pig iron output up in Q3 2015

In July-September Metinvest produced 2082 thousand tons of steel, down by 5.45% QoQ, or by 120 thousand tons.

Ukraine: pig iron output up in October 2015

In October Ukraine produced 2069 thousand tons of pig iron, up by 1.8%, or by 36 thousand tons MoM.

Ukraine: metal companies have low stock of scrap

Ukrpromvenshexpertisa state enterprise says metal companies currently stock low volumes of scrap.

Ukraine: Nikolaev region metal output up in January-October 2015

In January-October Nikolaev region increased its industrial output by 9.9% YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest gets losses in January-June 2015

In January-June Metinvest B.V. (the Netherlands), parent company of the international vertically integrated mining and metallurgical group Metinvest, received EBITDA of $620 million, down by 63% YoY.

Ukraine: coal ministry to privatize Krasnolimanskaya soon

The Ministry for energy and coal industry has almost completed the list of objects that it seems necessary to be sold. Among them is the state enterprise Krasnolimanskaya Coal Company.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal has no work for migrants

Zaporizhstal doesn’t employ migrants from the temporarily occupied territories, said the Zaporozhye region job center director Irina Dudnik.

Ukraine: Khartsyzsk Pipe Works cut for scrap

Employees of the Khartsyzsk Pipe Works (KhTZ) went on a strike protesting against the closing and disassembly of the works.

Ukraine: Metinvest to halt Zaporizhstal

Metinvest, owner of the number of Ukrainian works, including Zaporizhstal, threatens to stop them.

Ukraine: AMKR CEO becomes a member of the EBA

Paramjit Kahlon, the ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih CEO, has been elected a member of the European Business Association.

Ukraine: VostGOK uranium purchases info negated

Nikolai Martynenko, the head of the Parliament Committee on the Fuel and Energy Complex, has negated the information that Vostochy Mining and Processing Works has been buying uranium via a fake Austrian firm.

Ukraine: miners negotiation with coal minister failed

Miners union is displeased with the meeting with the minister for energy and coal industry Vladimir Demchyshin.

Ukraine: black coal consumption up in October 2015

In October Ukraine consumed 4.56 million tons of black coal, up by 13.4% MoM.