Metallurgprom has asked the Prime-Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk and the Ministry of economical development and trade to help in limiting ferrous scrap exports as the local market suffers from its shortage.
The Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine has announced a competition for the office of Selidovugol general director.
Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works has shipped a batch of cold-rolled coils and sheets of DC01 steel according to EN10130 to Colombia.
In 2015 Druzhkovka Metal Wares Works received 34.8 million UAH of net profits.
Zaporizhstal has asked the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to impose mirror duties on Russian metal or make Russia cancel its 5% duty on Ukrainian metal.
“In my opinion, the Ministry of infrastructure announced railroad transportation tariffs rise will not greatly affect mining companies”, said the Ukrpromvneshexpertisa analyst Dmitry Zheltyakov.
Lisichanskugol will buy safety equipment valued at 19.64 million UAH from Promtorg Company.
Interpipe has for the first time officially registered its trademark with the UAE Ministry of economy. According to the company statement, this is the first action in the struggle with fake tubes in the region.
In January Donetsk region witnessed a slight decrease of metal output – by 0.1%, with coke output down by 9%, all MoM.
The future of the steel construction depends on the state policy in attracting investments and on the Ukrainian metal construction sales on new markets.
A Zaporozhye private company tried to export over 200 tons of ferrosilicon valued at 360 thousand UAH to Moldova. Export duty for this alloy is 0%.
In January Ukraine produced 6544 thousand tons of iron ore and iron ore concentrate, down by 3.2% MoM, or by 2156 thousand tons.