Ukraine: UGOK buys 7 dump cars

Under its investment program, Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works has purchased 7 new dump cars with the capacity of 105 tons. The cars were produced by a Kriviy Rih mining and transport company. The dump cars will be transporting ore from the quarry to the crushing factory. In January-April, UGOK produced 3.1 million tons of…

Ukraine: UGOK buys new equipment

The Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works has purchased special New Zealand equipment for the quality department. Metinvest investments in the laboratory modernization amounted to 1.3 million UAH. The Boyd Elite RSD jaw crusher uses ore samples from various excavators and reloading sites of the Pervomayskiy and Gannovskiy quarries, as well as ore-processing factory No. 1.…

Ukraine: UGOK output down in April 2022

In April, Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works decreased iron ore concentrate production by 22.9% MoM, to 316.9 thousand tons. In April 2021, output totaled 1.03 million tons. Some concentrate was shipped to Zaporizhstal. There are no opportunities to ship raw materials to Asia and North Africa. In January-April, UGOK produced 3.1 million tons of concentrate,…

Ukraine: UGOK output down in March 2022

In March, Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works produced 411 thousand tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 64% MoM. Most of the concentrate was shipped to the Western Europe. The delivery by sea to Asia and North Africa is currently blocked by the Russian warships in the Black Sea. In January-February, UGOK produced 2.39 million…

Ukraine: UGOK decreases capacity loading

Tough saving of financial and material resources allows Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works maintaining stable and controllable operation. The Russian invasion of Ukraine affects the company operation. “Because of the blocking of the Black Sea, UGOK cannot ship iron ore concentrate to customers in Asia and North Africa. The only way to ship is via…

Ukraine: UGOK output up in January-February 2022

In January-February, Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works increased iron ore concentrate output by 19.2% YoY, to 2.39 million tons. In February, the company produced 1.15 million tons of concentrate, up by 18.7% YoY, but down by 7.2% MoM. In 2021, UGOK increased iron ore concentrate manufacture by 5.5% YoY, to 13.5 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: UGOK output up in 2021

Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works expects to increase iron ore concentrate output by 5.5% YoY in 2021, to 13.5 million tons. This would be the highest result in the company operation in 30 years. Last year, UGOK completed the reconstruction of the Miners’ Glory Square, as well as repair of the Polytechnic college workshops. (Ukrainian…

Ukraine: UGOK output up in October 2021

In October, Yuzhniy Mining and Processing Works produced 1190.8 thousand tons of iron ore concentrate, up by11.3% YoY. In particular, the KZ concentrate accounted for 233.3 thousand tons and KZV – 957.5 thousand tons. Since the start of the year, the company has produced 10726 thousand tons of iron ore raw materials, up by 2.3%…