Ukraine: Chervonograd Processing Factory holding back all Lviv mines

Because of the Chervonograd Processing Factory, 63% of which is privately owned, Lviv mines cannot work full time, said Lvivugol acting CEO Andrei Dyachenko.

Ukraine: Centravis gets ADGAS approval

Centravis Production Ukraine has completed a requalification to supply stainless pipes to Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Co Limited. The company was granted approval for the ordinary, tool and boiler pipes.

Ukraine: with 480 million UAH in 2016 Lvivugol will be profitable in 2017

If the state supports Lvivugol with 480 million UAH in 2016, the enterprise will be able to work without losses in 2017.

Ukraine: Lviv demands 1 billion UAH for Lvivugol

The Lviv region council has addressed the President, the Prime Minister and the minister of energy and coal industry warning them of the situation at the state enterprise Lvivugol.

Ukraine: DMKD starts producing new channel

In January Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky started producing a new type of channel – #5U according to DSTU 3436 and GOST 8240.

Ukraine: coal mining down in 2015

In 2015 Ukrainian mines yielded almost 39.7 million tons of coal, down by 38.8% YoY.

Ukraine: Lviv miners’ salary debts to be cleared by January 20, 2016

The Ministry of energy and coal industry intends to have cleared all Lviv region miners’ salary debts by January 20.

Ukraine: criminal case opened as to unpaid salary to Lvivugol miners

Chervonograd Prosecutor’s Office has opened a criminal case on the basis of unpaid salary to miners.

Ukraine: Dobropolyeugol to work on 5 new breakage faces

In 2015 DTEK Dobropolyeugol mined 3.4 million tons of coal of the target 4.7 million tons. Thus the company ended the year with the net loss of 950 million UAH.

Ukraine: new shareholders for Volynvtormet

Three individuals have decided to buy 19.1983% (119,982 thousand pieces) of Volynvtormet shares.

Ukraine: coal mining down in 2015

In 2015 Ukraine mined 39.75 million tons of power-generating and coking coal, down 1.6 times YoY.

Ukraine: gold, silver and anthracite exports zero quotations retained

In 2016 Ukraine will go on with its policy of limiting gold, silver and anthracite exports.

Ukraine: miners paid only 20% of debts

On January 11, Lviv region miners from Stepnaya mine resumed their strike demanding to be paid their salary.

Ukraine: DMKD to increase EBITDA in 2015

In 2015 Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky is expected to increase its EBITDA almost four times YoY, to $41 million.

Ukraine: miners die at Volynugol

Cave-in of the mining roof at the Lviv-Volyn coal basin took the life of 2 miners.

Ukraine: AMKR output down in 2015

In 2015 ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 5.28 million tons of rolled metal, down by 4.3% YoY.

Ukraine: VostGOK finds electricity supplier for 2016

The state enterprise Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has chosen Energy Trade Group as a supplier of 155.81 million kW-h of electric energy to its assets in Kirovograd region in 2016 valued at 234.11 million UAH.

Ukraine: coal exports licensing prolonged

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has prolonged the anthracite coal exports licensing for 2016.

Ukraine: Lviv miners given some salary

The state enterprise Ugol Ukrainy (Coal of Ukraine) has provided 20 million UAH to clear salary debts to Lviv region miners.

Ukraine: UGOK concentrate up in 2015

In 2015 Yuzhny Mining and Processing Works produced 11.38 million tons of concentrate, up by 4% YoY.

Ukraine: Ferrexpo ups pellets output in 2015

In 2015 Ferrexpo, owner of Poltava GOK and Yeristovo GOK, produced 11.66 million tons of iron ore pellets, up by 5.8% YoY.

Ukraine: Lugansk militants stop Alchevsk Works deliveries

Militants of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic have stopped deliveries from Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works.

Ukraine: Zaporozhogneupor operation results in 2015

In December 2015 Zaporozhogneupor produced 10861 tons of refractories and 423 tons of unmolded refractories, up by 10% YoY.

Ukraine: AzovElectroStal resumes operation

AzovElectroStal (Mariupol, Donetsk region) has resumed operation.

Ukraine: metal prices to fall in 2016

Despite the free trade zone with EU, in 2016 demand for Ukrainian metal on world markets will continue to decrease.

Ukraine: metal product prices down in 2015

In 2015 industrial product prices increased by 25.4%.