In September Ukrainian metal companies consumed 154 million cubic meters of gas, up by 1.3%, or by 2 million cubic meters MoM.
The State Financial Inspection has finished checking the state enterprise Volynugol. For less than 3 years the company management embezzled 45.8 million UAH. Their violations accounted for over 7 million UAH, while the non-received profit totaled 38.7 million UAH.
In January-September Ukraine produced 643.4 thousand tons of ferrous pipes, down by 41.9% YoY.
The Eurasian Economic Union intends to impose antidumping duties on Ukrainian wheels for railroad cars.
In January-September Ukraine imported $1.25 billion worth of coal and anthracite.
In January-September Ukraine exported 428.55 thousand tons of steelmaking pig iron, down by 18.3% YoY.
In January-September Ukraine exported 1081.34 thousand tons of ferrous metal scrap, up by 54.3% YoY.
Krasnolimanskaya miners have supported the illegally fired acting director Konstantin Kiselev. The strike began in late September.
In January-August Ukrainian companies exported 30265.65 thousand tons of iron ore raw materials, up by 16.2% YoY.
The state enterprise Ukrinterenergo has signed an agreement with Russneftedobycha Ltd to supply 200 thousand tons of coal.
During the meeting the Presidents of Kazakhstan and Ukraine Nursultan Nazarbaev and Petro Poroshenko discussed the delivery of Kazakh coal to Ukraine.
Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works owes 300 million UAH for electricity consumed.