Ukraine: Zaporizhstal output up in January 2016

In January Zaporizhstal increased its pig iron output by 5.8%, that of steel – by 2.4% and of rolled metal – by 0.8%, all YoY.

Ukraine: Berdyansk port ups metal transshipment in 2015

In 2015 Berdyansk seaport (Zaporozhye region) processed 4.45 million tons of goods, up by 39.2% YoY.

Ukraine: metal output in January 2016

In January Ukrainian metal companies increased carbon steel output by 3.4% YoY, to 1.93 million tons.

Ukraine: ZTMK to buy 18.5 thousand tons of ilmenite concentrate in 2016

Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works, a part of Group DF, has chosen Titan Ukrainy (Kiev) as the supplier of 18.5 thousand tons of ilmenite concentrate in 2016.

Ukraine: DTEK debts to Pension Fund increase

Dobropolye region taxpayers owe Pension Fund 23.19 million UAH.

Ukraine: Lisichanskugol to close down

The dominant local employers of Lisichansk are in a very difficult situation, as the state budget doesn’t provide for any money for coal companies development.

Ukraine: Krivoy Rog Ore Plant appoints new director

The supervisory board of the Krivoy Rog Central Ore Repairing Works has dismissed Victor Kravchuk from his office of the company director and appointed Alexander Selivestrov instead.

Ukraine: CGOK gives 11.5 million to Krivoy Rog beautification

The Central Mining and Processing Works gave 11.5 million UAH for beautification and social projects in Krivoy Rog in 2015.

Ukraine: DMKD starts making new products

In the first half of January Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky suffered from raw materials shortages.

Ukraine: AMKR dismisses board member

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has dismissed Simon Francis Evans from his office of the supervisory board member.

Ukraine: Frunze Works starts producing net

Kharkiv Works named after Frunze has started producing net for road and railroad fences.

Ukraine: Frunze Works thinking of joint ventures in Belarus and Kazakhstan

Kharkiv Works named after Frunze is considering establishing manufacture in Kazakhstan or Belarus.

Ukraine: Turkey has no antidumping duties on hot-rolled metal

According to the Ministry of economical development and trade, Turkey imposes no antidumping duties on Ukrainian hot-rolled metal.

Ukraine: EMSS to supply ingots to ThyssenKrupp AG

Energomashspetsstal will supply 416 tons of round ingots to Rothe Erde.

Ukraine: in 2015 Mariupol metal makers saved 140 million UAH

In 2015 Mariupol Iron and Steel Works and Azovstal were able to save over 140 million UAH.

Ukraine: DTEK miners overcome the largest geological separation

DTEK Ternovskoye Mine Group shaftmen have overcome the largest geological separation of the Western Donbass – the 50km long crack known as the Bogdanovsky sbros.

Ukraine: DTEK refutes Demchyshin claims

DTEK denies that it stimulates miner strikes in the Western Ukraine, as claimed by the energy minister Vladimir Demchyshin.

Ukraine: 100 ha of woods taken from Mezhdurechensky GOK

Zhitomir Administrative Court of Appeals has cancelled the decision of the Zhitomir region council of May 28, 2015, which transferred 4 land plots (95 ha) from the state forest to Mezhdurechensky Mining and Processing Works.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal struggling with prosecutors

The CEO of Zaporizhstal Rostislav Shurma has called on the Gerenal Prosecutor’s Office and the National Anti-corruption Bureau to pay attention to the actions of the Zaporozhye prosecutors who have accused the works of tax evasion.