Ukraine: DMKD creates new trade union

An initiative group of 5 persons became the organizers of the new trade union at Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky.

Ukraine: antidumping duty on steel rope decreased

The European Commission has decreased an antidumping duty on Ukrainian steel ropes made by Stalkanat-Silur from 51.8% to 10.5%.

Ukraine: UMG to get $100 million

United Minerals Group Limited plans to attract $100 million worth of foreign investments to create new businesses within the development program.

Ukraine: the most demanded metal products in 2015

According to Allbiz, Ukraine mostly exports raw materials.

Ukraine: VostGOK buys 54 million UAH worth of explosives

Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has ordered the scientific-production enterprise Zarya the delivery of 54.03 million UAH worth of explosives.

Ukraine: DTEK stimulating miner strikes in Western Ukraine

The minister of energy and coal industry Vladimir Demchyshin said, DTEK was stimulating miner strikes in Western Ukraine.

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

Ukraine: Novovolynskaya #10 mine plans

The Ministry for energy and coal industry initiates the provision of state funds to continue construction works at the Novovolynskaya #10 mine and to pay salary to miners.

Ukraine: EEC puts barrier for pipes

The Eurasian Economic Commission has decided to impose an 18.96% duty on Ukrainian stainless seamless pipes with up to 426 mm diameter for 5 years.

Ukraine: UMCC to get 500 million in 2015

In 2015 United Mining and Chemical Company plans to receive 500 million UAH of profits.

Ukraine: Lviv region council demands salary debts cleared

The Lviv region council decided to address the Cabinet of Ministers demanding to clear salary debts to local miners.

Ukraine: DPR not paying salary to Makeevugol miners

On January 13, Kholodnaya Balka miners went on a strike demanding salary debts clearing.

Ukraine: Avdiivka power management gets high praise

Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works has passed the supervisory audit of its power management system.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal waves all accusations

The information that Zaporizhstal hasn’t invested into the city infrastructure development doesn’t comply with the facts, said the company press-service.

Ukraine: Metinvest confirms international standards correspondence

Metinvest has again confirmed its correspondence to the international standards ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007.

Ukraine: Irshansk GOK still supplying to Crimean Titanium

Irshansk Mining and Processing Works goes on supplying ilmenite ore to Crimean Titanium in the Russia-annexed Crimea.

Ukraine: court allows bank searches in view of VostGOK crimes

The Solomensky district Court of Kiev has allowed the Kazakhstan law-enforcers to search Eximbank of Kazakhstan for the proofs of uranium concentrate purchasing schemes by Vostochny Mining and Processing Works.

Ukraine: Lvivugol miners not paid in full

After strikes and meetings Lvivugol miners received only a part of their salary debts.

Ukraine: coal stocks down in December 2015

As of January 1, coal stocks in Ukraine totaled 6399.3 thousand tons, down by 1.2% MoM.

Ukraine: Turkey to impose duties on Ilyich and Zaporizhstal metal

The Ministry of economy of Turkey has decided to review the dumping margin on hot-rolled coils imported from China, France, Japan, Romania, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine.

Ukraine: pellets exports in 2015

In 2015 Poltava Mining and Processing Works exported 11.49 million tons of iron ore pellets. Most pellets went to Europe and Near East, as well as Japan and China.