Ukraine: AMKR experiencing scrap difficulties

ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih is experiencing difficulties with ferrous metal scrap supplies.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal facing difficulties with new converter construction

Zaporizhstal has faced difficulties with its project of the new converter shop construction due to its inability to access foreign financial markets.

Ukraine: DMKD to repair BF12

Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after F. Dzerzhinsky plans to have repaired its blast furnace #12 by December.

Ukraine: Metinvest supports scrap export duties

Implementation of scrap metal export duties could be a compromise between metallurgists and scrap procurers, says Metinvest CEO Yuri Ryzhenkov.

Ukraine: Metinvest waits for 2 billion UAH of VAT reimbursement

The state owes Metinvest Group some 2 billion UAH of VAT reimbursement.

Ukraine: ZTMK to sell titanium to space market

Group DF has invested 19.5 million UAH into the construction of the titanium sponge averaging machine at the Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works. The machine allows automatically controlling the process of different fraction sponge mixing and increasing the chemical composition homogeneity of the products.

Ukraine: coal deliveries from Lugansk limited

DTEK continues to prepare its thermal power stations for winter and notes that anthracite deliveries from the ATO zone are still limited due to the lack of empty cars.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal to increase its profit in 2015

In 2015 Zaporizhstal plans to increase its net profit 2.2 times, to $150 million.

Ukraine: coal deals to be free from VAT

The Ministry of finances, the State Fiscal Service and the state enterprise Energorynok have settled the changes to the rules of VAT-taxing of coal and electricity supplies.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal hopes for positive EBITDA in 2015

In 2015 Zaporizhstal plans to receive $300 million of EBITDA.

Ukraine: Evraz Sukhaya Balka ore output down in January-September 2015

In January-September Evraz Sukhaya Balka produced 2.11 million tons of iron ore, down by 1.9% YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest starts selling new rolled metal

Metinvest-SMC, a trading channel of Metinvest, has started selling the new 30MnB5 grade rolled metal, produced according to EN10083-3, for the manufacture of agricultural machinery details.

Ukraine: Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex output down in January-September 2015

In January-September Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex produced 4.13 million tons of iron ore, down by 2.1 YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest not to sell Zaporizhstal

The Ukrainian largest private metal company – Metinvest – thinks positively of the Zaporizhstal operation and supports its development.

Ukraine: InGOK concentrate output down in January-September 2015

In January-September Ingulets Mining and Processing Works, a part of the Metinvest Group of Companies, produced 8.53 million tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 16.5% YoY.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal expects Dnepr winter navigation extended

Zaporizhstal, a part of the Metinvest Group of Companies, expects the Ministry for infrastructure to prolong winter navigation on the river Dnepr, to decrease metal transportation costs.

Ukraine: Alchevsk powered by Russian electricity

Ukraine started restoring power transmission lines that connect Lugansk and Uglegorsk thermal power stations to the state energy system. The repairs could be over in 2 months.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal gas consumption down

In 2012-2014 Zaporizhstal decreased gas consumption by 40%.

Ukraine: Metinvest slightly increases its share in CGOK

Metinvest B. V. (the Netherlands) has increased its share in the Central Mining and Processing Works (CGOK, Dniepropetrovsk region) from 99.5707% to 99.7481%.

Ukraine: Ternovskaya mine beats its annual coal plan

“The mine with the project capacity of 900 thousand tons would this year yield over 1.5 million tons of coal”, said DTEK Pavlogradugol CEO Sergey Voronin.