Ukraine: Krasnogorovka Refrectories losses down in 2014

In 2014 Krasnogorovka Refractory Works (Donetsk region) received 1.95 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: iron ore exports up in January-April 2015

The mining enterprises of Ukraine in January-April exported 14.75 million tons of iron ore, up by 13.9% YoY.

Ukraine: metal output in January-April 2015

In January-April Ukrainian companies produced 7.08 million tons of carbon steel, down by 29.7% YoY.

Ukraine: Yenakievo profits in Q1 2015

In January-March Yenakievo Iron and Steel Works, a part of the Metinvest group, received 341.9 million UAH of profit.

Ukraine: coal output down in March 2015

In March Ukraine (not counting the temporarily occupied territories of Crimea and Sevastopol) mined 2 million tons of coal, down by 61.1% YoY.

Ukraine: ABB to help increase iron ore production at PGOK

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will deliver a low-speed, dual pinion ring-geared mill drive system (RMD) for the Poltava Mining and Processing Works (PGOK) in Komsomolsk. This delivery will help to increase capacity of the mine’s processing plant. With its maintenance-friendly design the RMD solution minimizes mechanical wear on ring-geared mills and reduces downtime and repairs while providing high availability of the grinding equipment.

Ukraine: Donetsk Iron and Steel Works profits in 2014

In 2014 Donetsk Iron and Steel Works received 1.95 million UAH of profit.

Ukraine: AMKR to produce 6.5 million tons of steel in 2015

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih plans to produce 6.5 million tons of steel in 2015.

Ukraine: Avdiivka Coke decreases losses in Q1 2015

In January-March Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works, a part of the Metinvest group, received 329.09 million UAH of net losses, down by 11.4% YoY.

Ukraine: Dneprospetsstal ups output in March 2015

In March Dneprospetsstal electrometallurgical works named after Kuzmin produced 24099 tons of steel, up by 40% MoM.

Ukraine: Centravis to supply pipes to Australia

Centravis Production Ukraine, the largest exporter of seamless stainless steel pipes in the country, has received an order from Australia. The company hopes for a long-term cooperation with that country.

Ukraine: Azovstal received profit in Q1 2015

In January-March Azovstal Iron and Steel Works (Mariupol, Donetsk region) received 952.77 million UAH of profit.

Ukraine: AMKR to decrease rolled metal cost price

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih plans to decrease its rolled metal cost price by $60-65 per ton.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal invested $120 million in production modernization in 2014

Zaporizhstal, a part of the Metinvest Group, in 2014 invested about $120 million in production modernization, Zaporizhstal CEO Rostyslav Shurma said at a meeting with U.S. Embassy representatives in Ukraine.

Ukraine: iron ore output up in March 2015

In March Ukraine produced 6714 thousand tons of iron ore and iron ore concentrate, up by 13%, or by 770 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: AMKR exported 86% of its products in 2014

In 2014 ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih exported 86% of its products.

Ukraine: Azovelektrostal sees billion losses in 2014

In 2014 Azovelektrostal (Mariupol, Donetsk region) received 2.34 billion UAH of losses.

Ukraine: US antidumping duties for pipe manufacturers lifted

US decided to withdraw its anti-dumping duties for Ukrainian producers of pipes, steel, and chemical business.

Ukraine: ferroalloys export-import in January-March 2015

In March Ukraine exported $77.02 million worth of ferroalloys, with imports on the level of $6.08 million.

Ukraine: Makeevka sees losses in Q1 2015

In January-March Makeevka Metal Works (Donetsk region) received 853.18 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: steel output up in March 2015

In March Ukraine produced 1696 thousand tons of steel, up by 6.8%, or by 108 thousand tons, MoM.

Ukraine: Parliament to revise iron ore mines privatization

Ukraine’ Parliament members are mulling a review for privatization of large state enterprises, including state iron ore holding, Ukrrudprom. The head of the privatization committee at the Parliament Boris Filatov claims there have been certain law violations during the privatization process (in 2004-2005). The General Prosecutor’s office has initiated a case regarding privatization of Ukrrudprom in 2004, according to Filatov.