Ukraine: pig iron export-import in October 2015

In October Ukraine exported $58.79 million worth of pig iron, while its imports totaled $0.06 million. The corresponding volumes in September were $47.9 million and $0.04 million.

Ukraine: EMSS to produce forged plates for Italy

Energomashspetsstal will produce forged plates for Iron Acciai Speciali and Sider Ghezzi (both – Italy).

Ukraine: VostGOK to buy 155 million kW-h in 2016

The state enterprise “Vostochny Mining and Processing Works” has announced a tender for the delivery of 155817.74 thousand kW-h of electricity in 2016.

Ukraine: coal mining down in January-October 2015

In January-October Ukraine mined 33175.1 thousand tons of ordinary coal, down by 42.1% YoY, or by 24165.3 thousand tons.

Ukraine: in 2016 Centravis to open office in UAE

Centravis Production Ukraine has decided to open its representative office in the United Arab Emirates.

Ukraine: DMKD greets new CEO

Maxim Zavgorodny, the ex-CEO of Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky, has introduced the new manager to the company. The acting CEO will be the technical director of the company Vyacheslav Mospan.

Ukraine: Alchevsk puts blast furnace #3 into operation

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works has put its blast furnace #3 into operation after the overhaul. Thus the company now operates 2 blast furnaces – 3 and 5.

Ukraine: metal prices down in October 2015

In October industrial products price index totaled 97.6% as opposed to 102% in September. This is without the temporarily occupied territories of Crimea and the ATO zone.

Ukraine: European market to welcome metal constructions

In the near future Ukrainian manufacturers of metal constructions will be in demand on the European market, Polish in particular, and would also be able to sell to the developing regions of the ex-USSR area, says Ukrstalkonstruktsiya CEO Vladimir Nosov.

Ukraine: ZTMK aiming at space market

Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works, a part of Group DF, has completed the final stage of the EN 9100:2009 quality management audit.

Ukraine: terrorist-controlled mines boasting coal output rise

Mines situated on the territory of the Donetsk region, not controlled by Ukraine, increase coal output. In October coal companies mined 1.39 million tons of coal. While Ukraine-controlled mines yielded only 1.14 million tons of coal.

Ukraine: Azovstal output down in January-October 2015

In January-October Azovstal Iron and Steel Works produced 2.59 million tons of rolled metal, down by 6.3% YoY.

Ukraine: steel semis export-import in January-October 2015

In January-October Ukraine exported 6.19 million tons of carbon steel semi-finished products worth $2.98 billion, down by 22.2% and 45% YoY respectively.

Ukraine: Dniepropetrovsk earns 23 billion UAH

In September industrial companies of the Dniepropetrovsk region earned 23.5 billion UAH.

Ukraine: metal industry starting to revive

In September Ukraine increased metal output by 3% YoY, according to the National bank recent report. The bank analysts have dubbed this “the breaking of falling tendency in metallurgy” and connected it to the ceasefire in the ATO zone.

Ukraine: VAT debt to Metinvest exceeds 2.3 billion UAH

The state debt to the Metinvest companies increased in October by 13.1%, from 2.06 billion to 2.33 billion UAH.