Ukraine: VostGOK chooses auto insurer

Vostochy Mining and Processing Works has chosen the insurance company Providna (Kiev) as the insurer of its motor transport.

Ukraine: ferroalloys export-import in October 2015

In October Ukraine exported $72.66 million worth of ferroalloys, while imports reached $5.68 million.

Ukraine: Ukrkoks supports coke import restrictions

Ukrkoks association supports coke import restrictions.

Ukraine: manganese ore export-import in October 2015

In October Ukraine imported $12.86 million worth of manganese ore and didn’t export it at all.

Ukraine: CGOK gives 1.5 million UAH for Kriviy Rih public amenities

Central Mining and Processing Works has given 1.5 million UAH for landscaping and public amenities of its hometown of Kriviy Rih.

Ukraine: coke export-import in October 2015

In October Ukraine imported $23.79 million worth of coke, with exports on the level of $5.29 million.

Ukraine: the second world steel semis exporter

For the past ten years Ukraine has been #2 steel ingots and semi-finished products exporter, according to WorldSteel, #1 being Russia.

Ukraine: flat rolled metal export-import in October 2015

In October Ukraine exported $146.08 million worth of flat rolled metal, with imports on the level of $47.18 million.

Ukraine: pig iron prices down

Last week Ukrainian export quotations for steelmaking pig iron decreased by 15%, to $155-160 per ton FOB.

Ukraine: long rolled metal export-import in October 2015

In October Ukraine exported $140.11 million worth of long rolled metal, while imports totaled $10.18 million.

Ukraine: Russia buying radioactive scrap

The State Border Service of Ukraine has detained three Ukrainians who have been taking radioactive metal scrap from the exclusion zone.

Ukraine: pig iron export-import in October 2015

In October Ukraine exported $58.79 million worth of pig iron, with imports reaching $0.06 million.

Ukraine: EMSS electricity debts threaten 3 cities

If Energomashspetsstal doesn’t start paying its debts, DTEK Vysokovoltnye Seti energy company will have to decrease the electricity supplies.

Ukraine: NKMZ carries on anticrisis modernization

The current year was not an easy one for Novokramatorsk Machine-Building Works, as the volume of Russian orders had fallen considerably, while Ukrainian metal industry was struggling to survive.

Ukraine: Azerbaijan becomes major importer of steel pipes

Azerbaijan became the major importer of steel pipes from Ukraine in October.

Ukraine: coking coal imports down in January-October 2015

In January-October Ukrainian coke plants imported 8.2 million tons of ordinary coking coals and coal concentrate for coking, down by 2% YoY.

Ukraine: DMKD starts BF 12 overhaul

Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky has stopped the blast furnace #12 for the capital repairs.

Ukraine: pig iron manufacture stopped at Azovstal

Azovstal Iron and Steel Works, a part of Metinvest, has drastically decreased its output and even shut down pig iron manufacture due to the demand and world price fall.

Ukraine: Interpipe raising wages

Beginning with October Interpipe raised salary for its employees by 10%. This is the second salary increase this year. The first was in April. In total wages increased by 20%.

Ukraine: Ukrainian Polymetals to pay its debts in cash

Ukrainian Polymetals director Konstantin Lesnichy has offered the company creditors to pay all debts in cash in the court of law, if they drop their appeal.