Ukraine: Vesco ups profits in 2015

In 2015 Vesco received 529.42 million UAH of net profits, up 2 times YoY.

Ukraine: VostGOK chooses gas supplier for 2016

Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has chosen Energy Trade Group for the delivery of 10.42 million cubic meters of natural gas in April-December valued at 74455.92 thousand UAH.

Ukraine: KZHRK to produce 5 thousand tons of merchantable ore

In 2016 Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex plans to produce 5 thousand tons of 58.8% Fe merchantable ore.

Ukraine: KZHRK profits in 2015

In 2015 Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex received 913.91 million UAH of net profits.

Ukraine: Krivbassvzryvprom ends 2015 with profits

In 2015 the industrial-production enterprise Krivbassvzryvprom received 40.97 million UAH of net profits.

Ukraine: DSS changes supervisory board

The shareholders of Dneprospetsstal have replaced the supervisory board.

Ukraine: AMKR stops using gas at two blast furnaces

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has stopped using natural gas at two of its blast furnaces (##6 and 7) by switching to gasless charge, and thus decreasing the prime cost of pig iron.

Ukraine: mining company damages Ternopil region for 1.3 million UAH

The Security Service of Ukraine has found the facts of polluting over 3 hectares of agricultural lands in Ternopil region with mining wastes.

Ukraine: Ukrzaliznytsia to provide more trains for Metinvest

Ukrzaliznytsia says it’s willing to provide additional cargo trains for Metinvest.

Ukraine: coal output up in Q1 2016

In January-March Ukraine mined 10 million tons of coal, up by 6.4% YoY.

According to the Ministry of energy and coal industry, in March coal output totaled 3.4 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: DTEK Ternovskoye Mine Group mines 1 million tons of coal

DTEK Ternovskoye Mine Group was the second among other DTEK mine groups to yield 1 million tons of coal since the beginning of the year.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: reinforcement steel (ordinary steel), February 2016

Ukraine: AMKR output up in Q1 2016

In January-March ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 1.34 million tons of rolled metal, up by 1.3% YoY.

Ukraine: steel output up in March 2016

In March Ukrainian metal makers produced 2.2 million tons of steel, up by 30% YoY and 12% MoM. That is the highest result since July 2014 when the escalation of the military activity in Donbass dropped steel output by 28% MoM.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: pellets, February 2016

Ukraine: Alchevsk Works results for Q1 2016

In January-March Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works produced 432 thousand tons of rolled metal, 474 thousand tons of steel and 464 thousand tons of pig iron. In January-March 2015 the works was idle.

Ukraine: Zaporozhogneupor output up in March 2016

In March Zaporozhogneupor increased refractory materials output.

Ukraine: police investigating mass scrap exports

The police have started investigating the decision of the Ministry of economical development and trade to register scrap export operations.

Ukraine: Ukrzaliznytsia helping Russian miners

The Verkhovnaya Rada industrial policy and entrepreneurship committee chairman Victor Galasyuk wants to discuss the actions of Ukrzaliznytsia in giving preferences in transportation to manufacturers from other countries and not providing such privileges to local ones.