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.

Ukraine: DTEK Pervomayskoye Mine Group fulfills its coal-mining plan

In 2015 the mine group put four new long faces into operation.

Ukraine: Velta back in action

The District Administrative Court of Kiev has cancelled the State Geology Service order for Velta to stop operation.

Ukraine: Azovstal and Ilyich manufacturing processes to be integrated

Metinvest plans to unite Azovstal and Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works, said a source from the city’s business circles.