Ukraine: miners to get 63 million UAH of salary debts

The Ministry of energy and coal industry has sent 63.7 million UAH to the state coal companies to clear their salary debts to miners.

Ukraine: DMKD not to pay fines for illegally used raw materials back in 1993

Since the early 1990-th Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky has been stocking the material assets of the mobilization reserve.

Ukraine: VAT reimbursement in February 2016

In February ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih received the most VAT reimbursement among metal and mining companies – 1.18 billion UAH.

Ukraine: ZTMK output up in 2015

In 2015 Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works produced 7.7 thousand tons of spongy titanium, up by 7% YoY.

Ukraine: DSS losses down in 2015

In 2015 Dneprospetsstal decreased its net losses by 19.8% YoY, to 706.57 million UAH.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal output up in January-February 2016

In January-February Zaporizhstal produced 584.7 thousand tons of rolled metal, up by 3.7% YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest case against Alchevsk Works resumed

The Commercial court of Kiev has renewed the case of Metinvest Holding against Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works for the recovery of 5.82 billion UAH.

Ukraine: metal output in February 2016

In February Ukraine produced 1.97 million tons of steel, up by 1.7% MoM.

Ukraine: the new scrap balance violates the law

The Ministry of economical development and trade has approved of the 2016 ferrous scrap balance with legislation violations, Metallurgprom and Federation of Ukrainian Metallurgists believe.

Ukraine: the country to turn into scrap exporter

Ukraine’s government doesn’t think about national economical interests, and the country could turn into a scrap exporter, by disassembling its own works, said Zaporizhstal CEO Rostislav Shurma.

Ukraine: Ilyich enraged by scrap shortage

In January-February Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works lacked ferrous scrap and had to substitute it with more expensive pig iron, thus decreasing its metal competitiveness.

Ukraine: coal stocks down

As of February 29, anthracite coal stocks at thermal power stations decreased from 885.8 thousand tons a week before to 862.3 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Selidovugol cries our for help

Representatives of the state enterprise Selidovugol held a meeting with the head of the Ministry of energy and coal industry Vladimir Demchishyn to discuss the difficult situation in the company.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal starts blast furnace #5 overhaul

Zaporizhstal has stopped its blast furnace #5 for capital repairs for 45 days.

Ukraine: Metinvest the major taxpayer in 2015

In 2015 Metinvest was the largest taxpayer among industrial companies. It paid 8.2 billion UAH of taxes.

Ukraine: Heavy Weight Drill Pipe Works directors get burnt

Two of the Heavy Weight Drill Pipe Works employees were hurt while doing checks at the electric-arc furnace.

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

Ukraine: DMKD ends 2015 with losses

In 2015 Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky received 1.39 billion UAH of pre-tax losses.

Ukraine: Metallurgprom asking government to limit scrap exports

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.

Ukraine: coal ministry looking for Selidovugol director

The Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine has announced a competition for the office of Selidovugol general director.