Zaporizhstal plans to put the sintering machine #3 into operation after reconstruction before the new year starts.
Ukrtrubprom CEO Leonid Ksaverchuk says Ministry of economic development and trade has been taking decisions reflecting scrap business interests.
Pershotravenskoye Mine Group has put two new long faces at Stepnaya and Yubileynaya mines into operation. Their coal deposits total 1240 thousand tons.
All DTEK Dobropolyeugol mines – Almaznaya, Dobropolskaya, Belitskaya, Pioneer, Novodonetskaya and Belozerskaya – have implemented and are using environment management system according to ISO 14001:2004.
In 2015 DTEK Pavlogradugol plans to mine 18.8 million tons of coal. The enterprise was able to reach the annual goal (18.23 million tons) two weeks ahead of time.
Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky, a part of the Industrial Union of Donbass corporation, has decreased output and now operates only 1 blast furnace, the other 2 are idle.
Lviv regional state administration asks the Cabinet of Ministers to provide for 916 million UAH in the 2016 state budget for the support of Lviv mines, says the first deputy of the Lviv region chairman Rostislav Zamlinsky.
For the first time ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih will not be able to fulfill its obligations to the state and its employees because of the increase of the Ukrzaliznytsia tariffs.
The Eurasian Economic Commission has decided to impose antidumping duties on Ukrainian steel weldless railroad wheels. The size of the duty is 4.75% of the customs cost, and it has been imposed for 5 years.