In 2015 Kondratyevsky Refractory Works received 14.56 million UAH of losses.
The heads of the militants in Lugansk region have appointed a temporary administration at Stakhanov Ferroalloy Plant, which is being idle because of the military activities. This administration will be managing the works for 18 months.
As of March 12, Ukrainian importers of pipes have used up 82.03% of the annual quota for the delivery of seamless casing steel pipes with up to 406.4 mm diameter.
In February Ukraine exported $121.12 million worth of long-rolled metal products, with imports on the level of $10.39 million.
The supervisory board of Evraz Sukhaya Balka appointed Alexander Batareyev the general director of the company.
In February Ukraine exported $143.38 million worth of flat-rolled steel products, with imports on the level of $37.3 million.
In February Ukraine exported $179.26 million worth of semi-finished steel products, while imports reached $1.27 million.
In February Dniepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky produced 170.3 thousand tons of pig iron.
The Eurasian Economic Commission has prolonged antidumping investigations against Ukraine-produced ferrosilicomanganese.
In January-February Ukraine imported 2.44 million tons of coal worth $238 million, down by 11% YoY. Russia exported $118.1 million worth of coal, USA – $45.3 million, Australia – $25.9 million and other countries – $48.7 million.
The industrial policy and entrepreneurship commission of the Verkhovnaya Rada has supported the decree on the metal scrap export duty increase.
The Ministry of economical development and trade has allowed exporting 143.8 thousand tons of metal scrap.
In January-February Ukraine exported 920.05 million worth of ferrous metal, down by 33.9% YoY.
In 2015 thermal power stations received 8.5 million tons of coal from the ATO zone. That’s 10 times more than has been imported from the South African Republic, and 13 times more than from Russia.