Ukraine: ZTMK short of electricity

Electricity supplies to Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works have been decreased to the minimal level needed to prevent emergencies. This was the result of the company electricity debts of 193 million UAH as of February 1.

Ukraine: DTEK PES-Energougol gets a new director

The supervisory board of DTEK PES-Energougol dismissed Igor Koval from his office of the director and appointed the technical director of DTEK Donetskoblenergo Alexander Kozhukhar instead.

Ukraine: unfinished mine to be temporarily closed down

The Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine is going to temporarily stop the construction of Novovolynskaya #10 mine due to the lack of finances.

Ukraine: less ATO-zone coal being bought

The coal supplied from the Ukraine-uncontrolled territories of Donbass costs 1200 UAH per ton.

Ukraine: PGOK salary up in 2015

In 2015 the average salary at Poltava Mining and Processing Works increased by 20.2%, to 7088 UAH.

Ukraine: Zaporozhogneupor refractories output up in January 2016

In January Zaporozhogneupor increased output by 3% YoY.

Ukraine: Yuzhny port receives SAR coal

The ship brought some 80 thousand tons of anthracite.

Ukraine: Metinvest metal output down in 2015

In 2015 Metinvest companies produced 7.67 million tons of steel, down by 17% YoY.

Ukraine: pig iron export-import in January 2016

In January Ukraine exported $26.69 million worth of pig iron.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal exports up in 2015

In 2015 Zaporizhstal increased metal exports by 6.2% YoY, to 2.9 million tons. Metal was delivered to Europe, Near East, North Africa and other regions.

Ukraine: Mariupol works invest 17 million UAH into labor quality

In 2015 Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works and Azovstal invested over 17 million UAH into labor quality improvement.

Ukraine: Metinvest raw materials output down in 2015

In 2015 Metinvest produced 4.08 million tons of coke, down by 15% YoY. Iron ore concentrate output fell by 8% YoY, to 32.2 million tons, that of coal concentrate – by 20%, to 3.28 million tons.

Ukraine: VostGOK orders uranium ore reserves examination

The state enterprise Vostochny Mining and Processing Works wants to reach an agreement with the State Mineral Deposits Commission to carry out an expert examination of the uranium ore reserves.

Ukraine: importers used 82% of seamless pipe quota

As of February 2, Ukraine imported 82.03% of its annual quota for steel seamless casing pipes with diameter of up to 406.4 mm.

Ukraine: Corum Group appoints Corum Rus director

Corum Group has dismissed Andrei Parkhomenko from the office of the Corum Rus director and appointed Dmitry Vorozhtsov instead.

Ukraine: rolled scrap exports down in 2015

In 2015 Ukraine exported 17.1 million tons of scrap metal, down by 15%, or by 3.1 million tons YoY.