Ukraine: UGMK opens a metal mall in Kiev

A new UGMK metal supermarket with indoor warehouse was opened in Kiev in 7 Borispolskaya Str. near the Darnitsa railway station.

Ukraine: gas consumption up in September 2015

In September Ukrainian metal companies consumed 154 million cubic meters of gas, up by 1.3%, or by 2 million cubic meters MoM.

Ukraine: 45 million UAH embezzlement found at Volynugol

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.

Ukraine: pipe output down in January-September 2015

In January-September Ukraine produced 643.4 thousand tons of ferrous pipes, down by 41.9% YoY.

Ukraine: EMSS to supply back-up rolls to Belgium

Energomashspetsstal will produce another batch of back-up rolls for ArcelorMittal. The companies have been cooperating since 2011.

Ukraine: Yenakievo belongs to Metinvest

Despite the words of Zakharchenko, the head of the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic, a terrorist organization, supported by Russia, Yenakievo Iron and Steel Works belongs to Metinvest and has no dealings with the terrorists.

Ukraine: DSS results in January-September 2015

In September Dneprospetsstal increased steel output. The works produced 21442 tons of steel, up by 15.7% MoM.

Ukraine: EAEU to impose antidumping duties on railroad wheels

The Eurasian Economic Union intends to impose antidumping duties on Ukrainian wheels for railroad cars.

Ukraine: coal export-import in January-September 2015

In January-September Ukraine imported $1.25 billion worth of coal and anthracite.

Ukraine: Akhmetov’s mines to revert to the state

State-owned Centreenergo has asked the court to invalidate the concession agreement of the Rovenkiantracit coal company between the Ministry of energy and coal industry and DTEK.

Ukraine: pig iron export-import in January-September 2015

In January-September Ukraine exported 428.55 thousand tons of steelmaking pig iron, down by 18.3% YoY.

Ukraine: scrap export-import in January-September 2015

In January-September Ukraine exported 1081.34 thousand tons of ferrous metal scrap, up by 54.3% YoY.

Ukraine: Krasnolimanskaya miners on strike

Krasnolimanskaya miners have supported the illegally fired acting director Konstantin Kiselev. The strike began in late September.

Ukraine: iron ore raw materials export-import in January-August 2015

In January-August Ukrainian companies exported 30265.65 thousand tons of iron ore raw materials, up by 16.2% YoY.

Ukraine: Ukrinterenergo bought 200 thousand tons of false coal

The state enterprise Ukrinterenergo has signed an agreement with Russneftedobycha Ltd to supply 200 thousand tons of coal.

Ukraine: Kazakh coal to diversify energy sources

During the meeting the Presidents of Kazakhstan and Ukraine Nursultan Nazarbaev and Petro Poroshenko discussed the delivery of Kazakh coal to Ukraine.

Ukraine: mining works in difficult situation

Ukrainian mining and processing works are in difficult situation, said the Metinvest Group CEO Yuri Ryzhenkov.

Ukraine: Demchishyn names Alchevsk electricity debt

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works owes 300 million UAH for electricity consumed.