Ukraine: scrap export duties increased

The Verkhovnaya Rada of Ukraine has passed a decree on the increase of ferrous scrap export duty from 10 euro to 35 euro per ton for three years.

Ukraine: DTEK Space Heroes mines 1 million tons of coal

DTEK Mine Group named after Space Heroes has mined 1 million tons of coal in 2016. By the end of the year the company plans to have yielded 4.5 million tons of coal.

Ukraine: Australia to supply uranium

Ukraine intends to sign an agreement with Australia on cooperation in nuclear field.

Ukraine: vertically integrated coal company to appear in the West

Lviv Coal Company owns the only processing factory in the region – Chervonograd Central Processing Factory.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: reinforcement steel (alloy steel), February 2016

Ukraine: Ilyich battling over shares

Tenants and ex-employees of Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works try to prove their right for the shares of the company via court.

Ukraine: scrap import duty to go zero

The Verkhovnaya Rada tax and customs policy commission has voted for the acceptance of the decree that imposes 0% duty on imported metal scrap.

Ukraine: Makeevugol puts new long face into operation

Makeevugol Severnaya mine has put into operation a new long face. This is the second new long face since the year start and the third one on the terrorists-occupied territory of Donetsk region.

Ukraine: VostGOK chooses financial auditor

Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has chosen BDO to conduct financial audit for 2015.

Ukraine: Evraz Sukhaya Balka ends 2015 with losses

In 2015 Evraz Sukhaya Balka received 504.76 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: Alchevsk Works accounts unblocked

The Kiev Commercial Court of Appeals has removed the arrest of Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works accounts under the 5.81 billion UAH claim of Metinvest.

Ukraine: rolled metal exports reach 86% in 2015

In 2015 Ukraine’s rolled metal export share was on the level of 2014 – 86%. Local consumption decreased to 2.9 million tons from 3.4 million tons in 2014.

Ukraine: EMSS gets German order

Energomashspetsstal will supply over 140 tons of metal to Gerlach GmbH.

Ukraine: AMKR opens up a warehouse in Lviv

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has opened a metal warehouse in Lviv.

Ukraine: Metinvest to develop Mariupol

Metinvest Group of Companies has made an agreement on social partnership with the public organization “Mariupol Development Fund” (MDF).

Ukraine: Svinets ends 2015 with profits

In 2015 Svinets received 430 thousand UAH of net profit.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output up in February 2016

In February Ukraine produced 76 thousand tons of ferroalloys, up by 13.9% MoM, or by 9.3 thousand tons.