Ukraine: Khartsyzsk Pipes ends H1 2015 with losses

In January-June Khartsyzsk Pipe Works (KHTZ), a part of the Metinvest group, received 237.97 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: steelsmelting up and running at Alchevsk

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works (Lugansk region) has renewed its steel manufacture.

Ukraine: metal products exports down in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukrainian metal companies exported 8.4 million tons of products worth $3.5 billion, down by 26.3% and 40.7% YoY respectively.

Ukraine: iron ore output up in June 2015

In June Ukraine produced 6709 thousand tons of iron ore and iron ore concentrate, up by 0.1%, or by 6 thousand tons MoM.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: coke (fraction 25+ mm), June 2015

Russian export prices are down by $5.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: sinter ore, June 2015

Russian export prices are down by $5.

Ukraine: InGOK concentrate output down in H1 2015

In January-June Ingulets Mining and Processing Works (InGOK, Kriviy Rih), a part of the Metinvest Group, produced 5.7 million tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 17.2% YoY.

Ukraine: Donbass terrorists to supply coal

Ukraine has to buy certain grades of coal from mines in the Russia-supported terrorists-occupied territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output down in H1 2015

In January-June 2015 Ukrainian companies produced 474.8 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 11.2% YoY.

Ukraine: pig iron export prices down in July 2015

July 13-26 saw export prices for Ukrainian pig iron fall by 10%, to $235-245 per ton FOB Black sea, down by 38% YoY.

Ukraine: Avdiivka Coke Works suffering from massive fire

At night Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works, a part of Metinvest Group, was massively shelled.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal BF 3 on repairs

Within the framework of the complex modernization of the sinter-furnace manufacture, Zaporizhstal has started an overhaul of its blast furnace #3 (BF 3).

Ukraine: metal products output down in H1 2015

In January-June Ukrainian refractory companies produced 102 thousand tons of wares, down by 26% YoY. Panteleymonovka and Krasnogorovka Refractory Works are still idle.

Ukraine: Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex ore output up in June 2015

In January-June Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex produced 2.59 million tons of deep mining iron ore, down by 6.4% YoY.

Ukraine: 2 coke workshops started at Avdiivka

Metinvest Group of Companies has renewed the work of coke workshops ##3 and 4 at Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works (Donetsk region).

Ukraine: coke output up in June 2015

In June Ukraine produced 979 thousand tons of bulk coke (6% moisture), up by 0.8% MoM, or by 8 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Interpipe cuts deliveries to Russia

In January-June Interpipe supplied around 18 thousand tons of pipes to Russia, down from 120 thousand tons in the first half of 2014.

Ukraine: ZZF to settle its disputes with Zaporozhyeoblenergo without courts

Zaporozhye Ferro Alloys Plant (ZZF) plans to settle its disputes with the energy-supplying company Zaporozhyeoblenergo in extrajudicial procedure.

Ukraine: AMKR output down in June 2015

In June ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 492.9 thousand tons of steel, down by 11.3%, or by 63.2 thousand tons YoY.

Ukraine: long rolled products export-import in June 2015

In June Ukraine exported $166.59 million worth of long rolled products, with imports on the level of $10.14 million.

Ukraine: Nuclear Fuel concern to cooperate with CNEIC

Ukraine’s Nuclear Fuel state concern and China Nuclear Energy Industry Corporation (CNEIC) have signed a memorandum of cooperation in the nuclear fuel cycle area.

Ukraine: Gorlovka concentrating mill cut for scrap

According to an employee of the Gorlovka Central concentrating mill, on the gates of the mill there hangs an advertisement to recruit welders.

Ukraine: Avdiivka on halt 12 times since July 2014

Beginning with July 2014, when Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works was first time shelled, the works has been halted for 12 times.

Ukraine: steel pipes output down in June 2015

In June Ukraine produced 59 thousand tons of steel pipes, down by 25.3%, or by 20 thousand tons, MoM.