Ukraine: Ilyich ships coils and sheets to Colombia

Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works has shipped a batch of cold-rolled coils and sheets of DC01 steel according to EN10130 to Colombia.

Ukraine: Druzhkovka Metal Wares Works ends 2015 with profits

In 2015 Druzhkovka Metal Wares Works received 34.8 million UAH of net profits.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal demands mirror duties on Russian metal

Zaporizhstal has asked the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to impose mirror duties on Russian metal or make Russia cancel its 5% duty on Ukrainian metal.

Ukraine: Azovstal ends 2015 with losses

In 2015 Azovstal Iron and Steel Works received 1.76 billion UAH of losses.

Ukraine: Ukrpromvneshexpertisa doubting negative effect of railroad tariff increase

“In my opinion, the Ministry of infrastructure announced railroad transportation tariffs rise will not greatly affect mining companies”, said the Ukrpromvneshexpertisa analyst Dmitry Zheltyakov.

Ukraine: DTEK coal output down in 2015

Last year DTEK exported 1.4 million tons of coal, down b 65.8% YoY.

Ukraine: Lisichanskugol buys 19.6 million UAH worth of safety equipment

Lisichanskugol will buy safety equipment valued at 19.64 million UAH from Promtorg Company.

Ukraine: Interpipe struggling fakes in Gulf region

Interpipe has for the first time officially registered its trademark with the UAE Ministry of economy. According to the company statement, this is the first action in the struggle with fake tubes in the region.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal decreasing expenses

In 2015 with the help of continuous development program Zaporizhstal was able to decrease its expenses by 950 million UAH.

Ukraine: metal output in Donetsk region in January 2016

In January Donetsk region witnessed a slight decrease of metal output – by 0.1%, with coke output down by 9%, all MoM.

Ukraine: AM Berislav gets losses in 2015

In 2015 ArcelorMittal Berislav received 40.4 million UAH of losses.

Ukraine: steel construction market to start growing in 2017

The future of the steel construction depends on the state policy in attracting investments and on the Ukrainian metal construction sales on new markets.

Ukraine: customs officers prevented ferroalloys exports to Moldova

A Zaporozhye private company tried to export over 200 tons of ferrosilicon valued at 360 thousand UAH to Moldova. Export duty for this alloy is 0%.

Ukraine: iron ore output up in January 2016

In January Ukraine produced 6544 thousand tons of iron ore and iron ore concentrate, down by 3.2% MoM, or by 2156 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Corum Group ships transforming substations to Estonia

In February Corum Group shipped a batch of transforming substations to Viru Keemia Grupp (Estonia).

Ukraine: government to close another state mine

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine decided to close down Yuzhnaya mine, a part of Dzerzhinskugol, situated in the Ukraine-controlled territory of Donetsk region.

Ukraine: March 2016 billet prices to remain on February level

In March square billet prices will be on the February level, says state enterprise Ukrpromvneshexpertisa analyst Oleg Gnitetsky.

Ukraine: EMSS to produce die tooling for VSMPO-Avisma

Energomashspetsstal will produce 226 tons of die tooling parts for VSMPO-Avisma (Russia).

Ukraine: exports become mostly raw-oriented

In 2015 Ukraine exported mostly raw materials and semi-finished products.