Ukraine: coal supply stop affects metal market

Coking coal deliveries from Russia stopped several days ago, said Metinvest CEO Yuri Ryzhenkov.

Ukraine: African coal to replace Russian

“To fully supply our thermal power stations we are actively seeking suppliers from the South African Republic. Two ships are now carrying coal to us. 168 thousand tons for Centreenrgo and 80 thousand tons for thermal stations. The first vessel with coal should arrive on December 4, the second – on December, 12. So in December we will have some additional 250 thousand tons of anthracite coals”, said the minister for energy and coal industry Vladimir Demchysin.

Ukraine: Ore Group Yuzhnodonbasskoye #1 tried to steal 9 million UAH

Donetsk region prosecutor’s office has found out that in March the state enterprise Ore Group Yuzhnodonbasskoye #1 concluded an agreement with a private enterprise for the purchase of 9 million UAH worth of wood.

Ukraine: General Prosecutor investigating UMCC illegal mining

The General Prosecutor’s Office is investigating the illegal mining of mineral resources by the state enterprise United Mining and Chemical Company.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal conversing with pipe-makers

A group of pipe industry representatives visited Zaporizhstal. They discussed cooperation possibilities under the heavy economical conditions.

Ukraine: the state to receive the most revenues with 30 euro per ton scrap duty

The export duty on ferrous scrap at the level of 30 euro per ton will bring Ukrainian budget the most revenues, says professor Alexei Smirnov.

Ukraine: steelmaking pig iron price down in November 16-20, 2015

The state informational-analytical center Gosvneshinform reports the fall of the steelmaking pig iron export prices by 15%, or by $20, to $155-160 per ton, FOB Ukrainian ports.

Ukraine: Jupiter VIG to work with KVV-Group

Insurance company “Jupiter life insurance Vienna Insurance Group” will work with one of the largest scrap holdings KVV-Group (both – Kiev).

Ukraine: Obogatitel to process coal for Lisichanskugol

Lisichanskugol has chosen the Industrial company Obogatitel to process 35 million UAH worth of coal.

Ukraine: ferronickel exports down in January-September 2015

Ukraine’s exports of ferronickel fell 7.3% YoY, to 74,900 tons, in January-September, down from 80,830 tons exported in January-September 2014, the State Statistics Service reported.

Ukraine: German specialists make Dniepropetrovsk mines safe

German specialists have teamed to modernize and make Dniepropetrovsk region mines safe.

Ukraine: Russian coal deliveries not stopped officially

Russia hasn’t taken any official decisions on stopping coal deliveries to Ukraine, said Alexei Likhachev, the head of the Ministry for economical development of the Russian Federation.

Ukraine: Lvivugol receives 5 million UAH for salary

Lvivugol has received 5 million UAH from the state enterprise Ugol Ukrainy (Coal of Ukraine) for coal supplied to the thermal power stations.

Ukraine: coal deliveries stopped for 2 weeks by the separatists

The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic has stopped coal deliveries to Ukraine.

Ukraine: Metinvest and ISD short of Russian coal

Coking coal supplies from Russia to Metinvest and Industrial Union of Donbass (ISD) companies have been stopped.

Ukraine: EEC to impose antidumping duties on pipes

The Eurasian Economic Commission intends to impose antidumping duties on stainless seamless cold- and hot-deformed pipes with up to 426 mm diameter from Ukraine.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal pays 2 billion UAH of taxes

In January-October Zaporizhstal paid 2.1 billion UAH of taxes, up by 1.04 billion (or 2 times) YoY.

Ukraine: Krasnoarmeyskugol orders chains from Vistek

Krasnoarmeyskugol is going to buy 6.97 million worth of chains from Artemovsk Machine-Building Works “Vistek”.

Ukraine: Nasirov claims Metinvest gets VAT reimbursement

Metinvest companies have received automatic VAT reimbursement, says the head of the State Fiscal Service Roman Nasirov.

Ukraine: Russia stops supplying coal

Russia has stopped supplying power-generating and coking coal to Ukraine.