Ukraine: a lawsuit gave out news about AMKR deal

In December 2014 the supervisory board of ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih sanctioned two volume-identical contracts with ArcelorMittal International Luxembourg SA. Each presupposed the sale of 1.2 million tons of metal products worth 600 million UAH. Thus the total cost of the deal reached 1.2 billion UAH.

Ukraine: Azovstal starts producing KR120 rails

Azovstal Iron and Steel Works has started making a new product: gantry rails KR120.

Ukraine: terrorists cutting Donbass companies for scrap

Taking advantage of the ceasefire in the East of Ukraine, the Russia-supported terrorists plunder Ukrainian companies, said general-major Boris Kremnitsky, the head of Ukrainian part of the Control and ceasefire center.

Ukraine: Donetsk metal exports down 2.7 times in January-July 2015

In January-July Donetsk region (without the antiterrorist operation zone) exports fell 2.7 times YoY.

Ukraine: metal companies demand VAT reimbursement

The mining-metallurgical complex, responsible for some 30% of the currency income of Ukraine, could become profitless.

Ukraine: Metinvest not interested in Mariupol port

Metinvest Group of Companies is not interested in buying the Mariupol sea trading port, in case the state decides to sell it.

Ukraine: DTEK resumes anthracite deliveries from occupied Donbass

DTEK has resumed deliveries of coal from the Russia-supported terrorist-occupied regions of Donbass.

Ukraine: new Ukrainian Polymetals CEO appointment under question

A Kiev court will review the case of the legitimacy of appointing Konstantin Lesnichy the general manager of the Ukrainian Polymetals.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: reinforcement steel (ordinary steel), July 2015

Ukraine: coke export-import in January-August 2015

In August Ukraine imported $17.25 million worth of coke, while exports reached $3.32 million.

Ukraine: illegal coal deliveries from occupied Donbass stopped

The Ministry for Internal Affairs has stopped illegal deliveries of coal from the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk region.

Ukraine: African coal to arrive in November 2015

A large batch of coal from the South-African Republic will arrive in November, promised the energy minister Vladimir Demchyshin.

Ukraine: coke output up in August 2015

In August Ukraine produced 1071 thousand tons of bulk coke (6% moisture), up by 3.2%, or by 33 thousand tons MoM.

Ukraine: Centravis pipes certified by KBR and Alstom

Centravis Production Ukraine (Dniepropetrovsk) has successfully passed the certification for delivery of seamless stainless steel pipes to KBR (USA) and Alstom (France).

Ukraine: PGOK exports 7.7 million tons of pellets in January-August 2015

In January-August Poltava Mining and Processing Works (PGOK) exported 7667 thousand tons of iron ore pellets.

Ukraine: August 2015 sees iron ore output down

In August Ukraine produced 6956 thousand tons of iron ore and iron ore concentrate, up by 0.4%, or by 26 thousand tons MoM.

Ukraine: pig iron output up in August 2015

In August Ukraine produced 1927 thousand tons of pig iron, up by 4.5% MoM, or by 83 thousand tons.