Ukraine: EMSS to produce billets for China

Energomashspetsstal will produce a batch of billets for Engine Components.

Ukraine: VAT reimbursement in November 2015

In November the major VAT receiver among mining-metallurgical companies was Azovstal with 560 million UAH.

Ukraine: DTEK Pervomayskoye Mine Group fulfills its coal-mining plan

In 2015 the mine group put four new long faces into operation.

Ukraine: Velta back in action

The District Administrative Court of Kiev has cancelled the State Geology Service order for Velta to stop operation.

Ukraine: Azovstal and Ilyich manufacturing processes to be integrated

Metinvest plans to unite Azovstal and Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works, said a source from the city’s business circles.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal January-November 2015 results

In January-November Zaporizhstal noted an 8% rise in pig iron manufacture YoY.

Ukraine: Coal Energy S. A. gets losses in Q3 2015

In July-September Luxembourg-based Coal Energy S. A., owner of some coal-mining assets in Ukraine received $0.6 million of losses.

Ukraine: NZF output down in October 2015

In October Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant produced 3.1 thousand tons of ferromanganese, down by 45.6%, or by 2.6 thousand tons MoM.

Ukraine: metal companies increase losses in January-September 2015

In January-September Ukrainian metal companies increased their unrecovered losses 3 times, to 31.2 billion UAH, said Metallurgprom.

Ukraine: Metinvest to settle VAT matters with Fiscals

Metinvest hopes for constructive negotiations with the State Fiscal Service as to the paying of VAT debts.

Ukraine: DTEK to restructure its eurobonds

DTEK has announced its eurobonds holders that it planned to restructure its obligations in Q1 2016.

Ukraine: ZTMK claims 43.9 million UAH VAT debt

Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works, a part of Group DF, claims the state owes it 43.9 million UAH of VAT.

Ukraine: EAEC to implement duties on ferrosilicomanganese

The domestic market protection department of the Eurasian Economic Commission plans to implement a 26.35% antidumping duty on ferrosilicomanganese imports from Ukraine.

Ukraine: African coal will not last long enough

Ukraine will use 250 thousand tons of anthracite coal from SAR in less than a month. So this coal will not solve this winter’s problem.

Ukraine: Evraz stops receiving coal from Russia

Delivery of Russian coal to Ukrainian companies of Evraz has been temporarily stopped.

Ukraine: Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex receives dump trucks

AvtoKrAZ has supplied Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex with dump trucks.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal uses investments to pay electricity debts

The state power company Zaporozhyeoblenergo has cut off Zaporizhstal from electricity due to its debts of 140 million UAH.

Ukraine: Ilyich starts making high strength rolled metal

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works, a part of Metinvest, has started to produce thermally and mechanically strengthened hot-rolled coils S355M and S355MC. This is the first time that such a rolled metal is produced in Ukraine.

Ukraine: EMSS to make forged plates for India

Energomashspetsstal will produce forged plates for Magnum Forge & Machine Works Pri. Limited (India).

Ukraine: Metinvest not to fire its employees

Metinvest has no plans for massive firing of employees at its companies.

Ukraine: UMCC claims prosecutors seek to destabilize it

The state enterprise United Mining and Chemical Company believes the investigation of the illegal mining of mineral deposits by its officials is a pure action to destabilize its operation.

Ukraine: VostGOK to buy 11.3 million cubic meters of gas

Vostochny Mining and Processing Works is going to purchase 11.343 million cubic meters of natural gas in 2016.