Ukraine: Kolomoisky sees three ways to settle matters with Pinchuk

Co-owner of the Privat group Igor Kolomoisky believes there are three ways the High Court of Justice could take in the matter of Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex.

Ukraine: Metinvest to start antidumping against rolled metal from China

Metinvest plans to initiate an antidumping investigation as to galvanized and polymeric-coated rolled metal, produced in China.

Ukraine: domestic steel market to grow in 2016

Metinvest-SMC, the Metinvest metal center network, believes rolled metal consumption in 2016 would increase by 2.6% YoY, to 3.35 million tons.

Ukraine: Azovstal results for January-November 2015

In January-November Azovstal Iron and Steel Works, a part of Metinvest, produced 2.76 million tons of rolled metal, down by 8.6% YoY.

Ukraine: Ukrstalkonstruktsiya starts buying Metinvest metal with double certificates

Ukrstalkonstruktsiya started purchasing rolled metal with double certificates (according to GOST and European standards) from Metinvest, said the company CEO Vladimir Nosov.

Ukraine: metal companies to take advantage of Russia’s sanctions against Turkey

On December 1, Russia prohibited to import certain goods from Turkey. And Ukraine could be a winner in this situation, if Turkey implements sanctions in response.

Ukraine: DSS took part in Midest

In November Dneprospetsstal for the first time took part in the largest industrial exhibition in France – Midest. Each year the exhibition welcomes some 42 thousand visitors from world metal manufacturers and consumers. This year Midest hosted 1600 companies from 39 countries.

Ukraine: CGOK finishes indurating machine repairs

The Central Mining and Processing Works, a part of Metinvest, has finished the planned repairs of the indurating machine at the pelletizing factory.

Ukraine: AMKR employees to sue their management

Soon ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih employees will file a suit against massive firings in the repair shop.

Ukraine: DMKD to decrease pollution

In October Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky started a unique overhaul – that of sintering machine #12, that was put into operation in 1963.

Ukraine: metal consumption, export and import down in January-September 2015

In January-September Ukrainian metal companies decreased their domestic sales by 21.7% YoY, to 1.96 million tons (13.1% of the total output) from 2.5 million tons (13.3%) in January-September 2014.

Ukraine: metal output down in January-November 2015

Ukraine’s steel production fell by 17% in 11 months, to 21 million tons, mostly due to the military conflict in the east of the country where most of its steel plants are based.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: reinforcement steel (ordinary steel), October 2015

Ukraine: Metinvest to supply iron ore to Alchevsk and Donetskstal

Metinvest supplies iron ore raw materials to Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works and Donetskstal.

Ukraine: Metinvest CEO waves monopoly accusations

Metinvest group CEO Yuri Ryzhenkov said it was at least incorrect to speak about monopoly on the iron ore raw materials market of Ukraine.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal appoints Zhuk chief engineer

Zaporizhstal has dismissed Vladimir Buryak from the office of the chief engineer and has appointed Andrei Zhuk instead.

Ukraine: DTEK Pavlogradskoye new long face to yield 800 thousand tons of coal

The state committee has put into operation a new long face at the Pavlogradskoye Mine Group with enough coal for 1.5 years.

Ukraine: Metinvest on Mariupol works capacities

At the moment the Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works operates at 75% of its capacities, while Azovstal – at 50%.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output down in October 2015

In October Ukraine produced 68.7 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 51.3%, or by 72.3 thousand tons MoM.

Ukraine: EMSS to produce billets for China

Energomashspetsstal will produce a batch of billets for Engine Components.

Ukraine: VAT reimbursement in November 2015

In November the major VAT receiver among mining-metallurgical companies was Azovstal with 560 million UAH.