Ukraine: Court allows Ceramet to export scrap

The Kiev Administrative Court of Appeals has ordered the Ministry of economic development and trade to allow Ceramet to export ferrous scrap.

Ukraine: 43 million UAH given to close mines down

The state company “Ukruglerestrukturizatsiya” has signed several agreements on closing down of mines worth 43.47 million UAH.

Ukraine: NKMZ 2015 results

Last year Novokramatorsk Machine-Building Works increased sales by 14.1% YoY.

Ukraine: metal output to rise in March 2016

Metallurgprom expects steel output in March on the level of 2 million tons, while pig iron and rolled metal output would total 2 million and 1.8 million tons respectively.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: reinforcement steel (alloy steel), December 2015

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal reconstructs its industrial capacities

Within the ecological modernization of its sinter factory Zaporizhstal has stopped its sintering machine #4 to assemble gas-purifying equipment.

Ukraine: EMSS to supply rolls to Romania

Energomashspetsstal has started producing a 160 tons roll for ArcelorMittal Galati.

Ukraine: ZTMK short of electricity

Electricity supplies to Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works have been decreased to the minimal level needed to prevent emergencies. This was the result of the company electricity debts of 193 million UAH as of February 1.

Ukraine: DTEK PES-Energougol gets a new director

The supervisory board of DTEK PES-Energougol dismissed Igor Koval from his office of the director and appointed the technical director of DTEK Donetskoblenergo Alexander Kozhukhar instead.

Ukraine: unfinished mine to be temporarily closed down

The Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine is going to temporarily stop the construction of Novovolynskaya #10 mine due to the lack of finances.

Ukraine: less ATO-zone coal being bought

The coal supplied from the Ukraine-uncontrolled territories of Donbass costs 1200 UAH per ton.

Ukraine: PGOK salary up in 2015

In 2015 the average salary at Poltava Mining and Processing Works increased by 20.2%, to 7088 UAH.

Ukraine: Zaporozhogneupor refractories output up in January 2016

In January Zaporozhogneupor increased output by 3% YoY.

Ukraine: Yuzhny port receives SAR coal

The ship brought some 80 thousand tons of anthracite.

Ukraine: Metinvest metal output down in 2015

In 2015 Metinvest companies produced 7.67 million tons of steel, down by 17% YoY.

Ukraine: pig iron export-import in January 2016

In January Ukraine exported $26.69 million worth of pig iron.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal exports up in 2015

In 2015 Zaporizhstal increased metal exports by 6.2% YoY, to 2.9 million tons. Metal was delivered to Europe, Near East, North Africa and other regions.

Ukraine: Mariupol works invest 17 million UAH into labor quality

In 2015 Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works and Azovstal invested over 17 million UAH into labor quality improvement.

Ukraine: Metinvest raw materials output down in 2015

In 2015 Metinvest produced 4.08 million tons of coke, down by 15% YoY. Iron ore concentrate output fell by 8% YoY, to 32.2 million tons, that of coal concentrate – by 20%, to 3.28 million tons.