On April 28, shareholders of Evraz Dniepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Petrovsky plan to discuss the issue of changing the name to Evraz Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works and ownership from public to private joint-stock company.
In 2015 Evraz Dniepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Petrovsky received 1091.96 million UAH of losses.
Industrial Union of Donbass has appointed Vyacheslav Mospan CEO of Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky.
In February Ukraine produced 1885 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 1.8% MoM, or by 35 thousand tons.
In February Ukraine produced 1715 thousand tons of rolled metal, up by 1.5% MoM, or by 26 thousand tons.
In February Ukraine produced 1971 thousand tons of steel, up by 1.7% MoM, or by 33 thousand tons.
The state informational and analytical center Gosvneshinform reports metal exports in 2015 decreased by 12.8% YoY, to 21189.6 thousand tons, worth $7.82 billion, down by 38%.