The main coke plant of Ukraine’s largest steel producer, Metinvest, is on the verge of halting output after heavy shelling overnight damaged power lines, the company said.
Ukrainian iron ore miner Ferrexpo said it was cautious about its full-year performance due to weakness in iron ore prices and an uncertain situation in Ukraine, as it reported a 45% fall in its half-year core profit.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine plans to shut down 11 state coalmines.
Ukrainian export prices are down by $5.
Ukrainian export prices are down by $5, Russian – by $10.
Metinvest Group has sent additional 10 million UAH to rebuild Avdiivka, suffering from almost constant shelling.
Ukrainian export prices are down by $15, Russian – by $5.
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR55.524* Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH21.015* min max min max May 626.74 626.74 491.94 491.94 June 562.12 626.74 448.28 448.28 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.06.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the…
In January-May export share of the Zaporozhye region companies into EU increased. Zaporozhye share reached 29.7% of the total export volumes.
In the first half year of 2015 Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works received 89.4 million UAH of losses.
In June Ukraine produced 1830 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 5.3%, or by 102 thousand tons MoM.
Due to the burnout of the blast furnace #1M hearth, Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after F. Dzerzhinsky will decrease its daily output of pig iron.