Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 3a), July 2015

Ukraine: coal imports from Russia to hit 300 thousand tons

Ukraine has contracts to import 300 thousand tons of coal from Russia every month, said the minister for energy and coal industry Vladimir Demchyshin.

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

In January-August Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex produced 3.6 million tons of iron ore, down by 3.2% YoY.

Ukraine: state mines get no money for modernization

For the past 8 months state mines received no money for the equipment modernization, said the minister for energy and coal industry Vladimir Demchyshin.

Ukraine: DTEL Pavlogradugol ups coal deliveries to TPSs

In August 31 – September 6 DTEK increased coal stocks of its thermal power stations by 30 thousand tons. During that period stations received 390 thousand tons of coal, and used 360 thousand tons to produce electricity.

Ukraine: UGOK to increase development investments

Yuzhny Mining and Processing Works (UGOK) plans to increase its investments into development of the capacities to 922 million UAH in 2015, up by 32% YoY.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: pellets, July 2015

Ukraine: Ilyich August 2015 galvanized rolled metal output at 30 thousand tons

In August Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works reached the maximum of its galvanized rolled metal output – 30 thousand tons. Half of the products were produced according to Eurostandards.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: sinter ore, July 2015

Ukraine: steel pipes export-import in January-August 2015

In August Ukraine exported $37.2 million worth of steel pipes, with imports on the level of $6.91 million.

Ukraine: October 2015 to see 1.9 million tons of steel

Metallurgprom forecasts the steel output on the level of 1.9 million tons in October. Rolled metal and pig iron manufacture are expected at 1.8 million tons and 1.9 million tons respectively.

Ukraine: gas consumption by metal companies down in January-August 2015

In January-August Ukrainian metal companies consumed 1.38 billion cubic meters of gas, down by 22% YoY.

Ukraine: Metinvest renews iron ore deliveries to Alchevsk

The largest metal-mining company of Ukraine Metinvest renewed its iron ore supplies to Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works after it was relaunched in June.

Ukraine: ferrous metals exports revenues down in January-August 2015

In January-August Ukrainian companies received $5715.03 million for ferrous metals exports, down by 40.3% YoY.

Ukraine: 700 thousand tons of coal taken from the ATO zone in August 2015

The State administration of the railroad transport of Ukraine (Ukrzaliznytsya) has no problems with coal deliveries from the anti-terrorist operation zone in the East.

Ukraine: coal industry in crisis

To understand the impact of events in Donetsk and Lugansk on the Ukrainian coal industry, two main questions need to first be answered:

Ukraine: ferrous metals exports in H1 2015

In January-June Ukrainian companies exported 10.2 million tons of ferrous metals worth $4.2 billion, up by 26.7% and down by 42.1% YoY respectively.

Ukraine: minister admits ATO coal halt

The occupied territories face problems with fuel, machinery and railroad, said the Ministry for energy and coal ministry Vladimir Demchyshin.

Ukraine: scrap metal exports up in January-August 2015

In January-August Ukrainian companies exported 992.85 thousand tons of ferrous metals scrap worth $241.9 million, up by 56% or by 59% and by 10.6% or 22.7% YoY respectively.