In January-April Zaporizhstal produced 1.23 million tons of carbon steel, down by 4.4% YoY.
Metal companies in Ukraine will boost steel smelting by 15.8% in June compared to expected production in May, to 2.2 million tons, and steel roll production will grow by 12.5%, to 1.8 million tons.
In 2014 Dniepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Comintern (Kominmet) received 68.41 million UAH of losses.
In 2015 Evraz – Dniepropetrovsk Iron and Steel Works named after Petrovsky plans to produce 1028.7 thousand tons of pig iron, up by 2.8% YoY.
Banks and bondholders are at loggerheads over Metinvest‘s debt restructuring, with talks becoming increasingly tense as lenders fight to have loan debt recognized as senior to Eurobonds, lenders involved in the negotiations said.
Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after F. Dzerzhinsky (DMKD) plans to increase steel output by 9%, or by 227.9 thousand tons, to 2760.4 thousand tons in 2015 YoY.
In 2014 Krasnogorovka Refractory Works (Donetsk region) received 1.95 million UAH of losses.
The mining enterprises of Ukraine in January-April exported 14.75 million tons of iron ore, up by 13.9% YoY.
In January-April Ukrainian companies produced 7.08 million tons of carbon steel, down by 29.7% YoY.
In March Ukraine (not counting the temporarily occupied territories of Crimea and Sevastopol) mined 2 million tons of coal, down by 61.1% YoY.
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will deliver a low-speed, dual pinion ring-geared mill drive system (RMD) for the Poltava Mining and Processing Works (PGOK) in Komsomolsk. This delivery will help to increase capacity of the mine’s processing plant. With its maintenance-friendly design the RMD solution minimizes mechanical wear on ring-geared mills and reduces downtime and repairs while providing high availability of the grinding equipment.
In 2014 Donetsk Iron and Steel Works received 1.95 million UAH of profit.
ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih plans to produce 6.5 million tons of steel in 2015.