Ukraine: steelsmelting up and running at Alchevsk

Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works (Lugansk region) has renewed its steel manufacture.

Ukraine: metal products exports down in January-May 2015

In January-May Ukrainian metal companies exported 8.4 million tons of products worth $3.5 billion, down by 26.3% and 40.7% YoY respectively.

Ukraine: iron ore output up in June 2015

In June Ukraine produced 6709 thousand tons of iron ore and iron ore concentrate, up by 0.1%, or by 6 thousand tons MoM.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: coke (fraction 25+ mm), June 2015

Russian export prices are down by $5.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: sinter ore, June 2015

Russian export prices are down by $5.

Ukraine: InGOK concentrate output down in H1 2015

In January-June Ingulets Mining and Processing Works (InGOK, Kriviy Rih), a part of the Metinvest Group, produced 5.7 million tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 17.2% YoY.

Ukraine: Donbass terrorists to supply coal

Ukraine has to buy certain grades of coal from mines in the Russia-supported terrorists-occupied territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions.

Ukraine: ferroalloys output down in H1 2015

In January-June 2015 Ukrainian companies produced 474.8 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 11.2% YoY.

Ukraine: pig iron export prices down in July 2015

July 13-26 saw export prices for Ukrainian pig iron fall by 10%, to $235-245 per ton FOB Black sea, down by 38% YoY.

Ukraine: Avdiivka Coke Works suffering from massive fire

At night Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works, a part of Metinvest Group, was massively shelled.

Ukraine: Zaporizhstal BF 3 on repairs

Within the framework of the complex modernization of the sinter-furnace manufacture, Zaporizhstal has started an overhaul of its blast furnace #3 (BF 3).

Ukraine: metal products output down in H1 2015

In January-June Ukrainian refractory companies produced 102 thousand tons of wares, down by 26% YoY. Panteleymonovka and Krasnogorovka Refractory Works are still idle.

Ukraine: Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex ore output up in June 2015

In January-June Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex produced 2.59 million tons of deep mining iron ore, down by 6.4% YoY.

Ukraine: 2 coke workshops started at Avdiivka

Metinvest Group of Companies has renewed the work of coke workshops ##3 and 4 at Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works (Donetsk region).

Ukraine: coke output up in June 2015

In June Ukraine produced 979 thousand tons of bulk coke (6% moisture), up by 0.8% MoM, or by 8 thousand tons.

Ukraine: Interpipe cuts deliveries to Russia

In January-June Interpipe supplied around 18 thousand tons of pipes to Russia, down from 120 thousand tons in the first half of 2014.

Ukraine: ZZF to settle its disputes with Zaporozhyeoblenergo without courts

Zaporozhye Ferro Alloys Plant (ZZF) plans to settle its disputes with the energy-supplying company Zaporozhyeoblenergo in extrajudicial procedure.

Ukraine: AMKR output down in June 2015

In June ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 492.9 thousand tons of steel, down by 11.3%, or by 63.2 thousand tons YoY.

Ukraine: long rolled products export-import in June 2015

In June Ukraine exported $166.59 million worth of long rolled products, with imports on the level of $10.14 million.

Ukraine: Nuclear Fuel concern to cooperate with CNEIC

Ukraine’s Nuclear Fuel state concern and China Nuclear Energy Industry Corporation (CNEIC) have signed a memorandum of cooperation in the nuclear fuel cycle area.

Ukraine: Gorlovka concentrating mill cut for scrap

According to an employee of the Gorlovka Central concentrating mill, on the gates of the mill there hangs an advertisement to recruit welders.

Ukraine: Avdiivka on halt 12 times since July 2014

Beginning with July 2014, when Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works was first time shelled, the works has been halted for 12 times.