Ukraine: Ilyich to give some of its assets to the city

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works decided to give some of its social and industrial assets to the municipal ownership.

Ukraine: Ilyich rolled output up in January-February 2016

In January-February Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works produced 0.39 million tons of rolled metal, up by 10% YoY.

Ukraine: DMZ stops working

The last two shops of the Donetsk Iron and Steel Works stop operating on March 11.

Ukraine: Chasov Yar Refractories under question

The head of the Donetsk region administration Pavel Zhebrivsky has ordered a regional committee to be organized for the review of the situation with the Chasov Yar Refractory Works.

Ukraine: Poroshenko asked to retain railroad connections with Donbass metal works

The stop of the railroad connection with companies working on the temporarily occupied territory of Donetsk and Lugansk regions will worsen the economical situation in Ukraine.

Ukraine: AZOTSM seeking ways to stabilize operation

Artemovsk Non-Ferrous Metals Processing Works held a union meeting dedicated to the results of 2015 and prospects for 2016.

Ukraine: Akhmetov’s metal companies out of Ukrainian Stock Exchange index

For the first time since 2009 the Ukrainian Stock Exchange committee has reduced its index basket to 7 securities.

Ukraine: ZTMK to buy 5 million cubic meters of gas

Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works has agreed to buy 5.01 million cubic meters of gas worth 42.69 million UAH from Energogazreserv.

Ukraine: coke export-import in January-February 2016

In January-February Ukraine exported 20.24 thousand tons of coke and semi-coke, down by 25.6% YoY.

Ukraine: Druzhkovka MG profits up in 2015

In 2015 Druzhkovka Mine Group received 67.22 million UAH of profits.

Ukraine: NKMZ to sell ore-pulverizing mills to UGOK

Novokramatorsk Machine-Building Works plans to ship a batch of ore-pulverizing mills to Yuzhny Mining and Processing Works.

Ukraine: titanium ores exports up in January-February 2016

In January-February Ukraine exported 53.58 thousand tons of titanium-containing ores and concentrate, up 2.2 times YoY.

Ukraine: Electrostal resumes operation

In late February Electrostal resumed operation after a two-months halt.

Ukraine: Velikoanadolskiy Refractories ends 2015 with losses

In 2015 Velikoanadolskiy Refractory Works received 30.15 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: scrap export-import in January-February 2016

In January-February Ukraine exported 9.99 thousand tons of ferrous metals scrap, down by 92.7% YoY.

Ukraine: EMSS to supply billets to Russia Tyazhmash

Energomashspetsstal will produce mining billets for Tyazhmash with delivery in March.

Ukraine: methane ignites at DTEK mine

On March 5, methane ignited at Yubileynaya mine, a part of DTEK Pervomayskoye Mine Group.

Ukraine: DMKD to start getting profits in March 2016

In January and February Dneprosvky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky received losses (145 million and around 105 million UAH respectively), but it plans to reach profitable conditions in March.