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%.

Ukraine: scrap exports to be stopped altogether

Ukraine’s Prime-Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk has ordered the minister for economic development and trade Aivaras Abromavichus to deal with the metal scrap deficiency.

Ukraine: terrorists cutting Donbass companies for scrap

Taking advantage of the ceasefire in the East of Ukraine, the Russia-supported terrorists plunder Ukrainian companies, said general-major Boris Kremnitsky, the head of Ukrainian part of the Control and ceasefire center.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 2a), July 2015

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

Ukraine: Border Guards prevented scrap movements to Crimea

The State Border Guard has prevented the illegal export of 69 thousand tons of scrap to the Russia-annexed Crimea.

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 2a), June 2015

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

Ukraine: government to consider ferrous scrap export restrictions

The Federation of Metal Manufacturers of Ukraine has requested ferrous scrap export limits in the second half of 2015.

Ukraine: metallurgists in desperate need of scrap

In June scrap deficiency for domestic consumption totaled 100 thousand tons, or 26% of the needs.

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