Ukraine: scrap price to fall in 2016

Ukrpromvneshexpertisa believes ferrous metals scrap prices on the local market will fall by 18.26% YoY, or by 670 UAH, to 3 thousand UAH per ton.

Ukraine: scrap supplies to metal companies down in 2015

In 2015 ferrous metals scarp supplies to metal companies decreased by 25%, to 3.1 million tons.

Ukraine: metal makers asking for 50 euro scrap duty

Metallurgprom believes ferrous metals export duty on the level of 50 euro per ton will bring 45 million euro (or over 1 billion UAH) to the state budget.

Ukraine: ferrous metals scrap exports to total 1.1 million tons in 2016

The state enterprise Ukrpromvneshexpertiza says ferrous scrap exports in 2016 will reach 1-1.1 million tons, if the quotations are cancelled and duties increase.

Ukraine: scrap procurement to fall in 2016

The state enterprise Ukrpromvneshexpertiza says in 2016 ferrous scrap procurement will fall by 9.76% YoY, or by 0.4 million tons, to 3.7 million tons.

Ukraine: ministry accused of scrap lobbying

Ukrtrubprom CEO Leonid Ksaverchuk says Ministry of economic development and trade has been taking decisions reflecting scrap business interests.

Ukraine: government to limit scrap flow from uncontrolled territories

The self-proclaimed republics cut bridges, rails and works for scrap.

Ukraine: 2016 scrap procurement to stick to 2015 levels

In 2016 scrap procurement in Ukraine is expected on the level of 2015.

Ukraine: experts say scrap exports must be limited

Ferrous metals scrap is Ukraine’s main strategic raw materials of secondary resources, said 86% of the experts, surveyed under the “Strategic raw material resources for Ukraine’s development by 2020”. 64% said the scrap export limitations would promote the country raw material security.

Ukraine: ferrous scrap export duty to go up

The Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseny Yatsenyuk admits the ferrous scrap export duty can increase.

Ukraine: new scrap decree developed

The ministry for economical development and trade has developed a new decree on metal scrap to increase transparency of business and metal companies supplies.

Ukraine: government deals with scrap shortage

The Verkhovnaya Rada of Ukraine has received a decree to implement changes to Article 4 of the Ukrainian Decree “On metal scrap”.

Ukraine: Metallurgprom names optimal scrap export duties

Metallurgprom believes the optimal level for scrap export duty is 50 euro per ton.

Ukraine: metal companies have low stock of scrap

Ukrpromvenshexpertisa state enterprise says metal companies currently stock low volumes of scrap.

Ukraine: Russia buying radioactive scrap

The State Border Service of Ukraine has detained three Ukrainians who have been taking radioactive metal scrap from the exclusion zone.

Ukraine: scrap export-import in January-October 2015

In January-October Ukraine exported 1124.98 thousand tons of scrap, up by 41.1% YoY (from 797.48 thousand tons).

Ukraine: the tax reform to completely drive scrap business into shadow

The tax reform stipulates the implementation of the income tax for the ferrous and non-ferrous metal scrap.

Ukraine: scrap export prices down

The state informational-analytical center Gosvneshinform says the export prices for steel scrap have decreased by 5-10%.