Ukraine: AMK output in January-February 2016

In January-February Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works produced 263 thousand tons of rolled metal, 299 thousand tons of steel and 296 thousand tons of pig iron, while in January-February 2015 it was idle.

Ukraine: Zaporozhogneupor ups refractory mixes output in February 2016

In February Zaporozhogneupor increased all of its main products output.

Ukraine: losses for Stalkanat-Silur in 2015

In 2015 Stalkanat-Silur received 194.97 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: metal makers asking the President to review the scrap balance

Ukrainian Metallurgists Federation and Metal and Miner Union have addressed the President Petro Poroshenko asking him to prevent implementation of the new railroad transportation tariffs and review the balance of scrap procurement and local consumption for 2016.

Ukraine: UGMK opens up another metal supermarket in Kharkiv

Ukrainian Mining and Metallurgical Company has opened another metal supermarket in Kharkiv. This is the second site in the region. The first was opened in Solonitsevka.

Ukraine: Zasyadko mine to be privatized

The State Property Fund of Ukraine intends to sell some 450 state companies in 2016, including Odessa Port Works, Kievenergo, Azovmach and Mine named after Zasyadko.

Ukraine: Motronovsky GOK keeps employees idle

A part of the workers of the Motronovsky Mining and Processing Works, that is being constructed, have been sent to paid vacations.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: pellets, January 2016

Ukraine: DZMK ups losses in 2015

In 2015 Dniepropetrovsk Metal Construction Works named after Babushkin received 155.32 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: scrap procurement breaks another anti-record in February 2016

In February scrap procurement totaled 181 thousand tons, with local market shortage at 53 thousand tons, or 23% of the needs (234 thousand tons).

Ukraine: metallurgists the worst borrowers

Metal industry is the worst borrower for banks: past-due debts on loans reach 39.5%, with foreign currency loans amounting to 91.6%.

Ukraine: Lisichanskugol changes directors

Boris Perepelitsa has been appointed the acting director of Lisichanskugol.

Ukraine: miners to get 63 million UAH of salary debts

The Ministry of energy and coal industry has sent 63.7 million UAH to the state coal companies to clear their salary debts to miners.

Ukraine: DMKD not to pay fines for illegally used raw materials back in 1993

Since the early 1990-th Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky has been stocking the material assets of the mobilization reserve.

Ukraine: VAT reimbursement in February 2016

In February ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih received the most VAT reimbursement among metal and mining companies – 1.18 billion UAH.

Ukraine: ZTMK output up in 2015

In 2015 Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works produced 7.7 thousand tons of spongy titanium, up by 7% YoY.