In January Ukraine exported $123.93 million worth of steel semi-finished products, with imports on the level of $0.78 million.
The ferronickel works has suffered another attack. Unknown people tried to block the company operation. This is not the first raiders attempt to influence the operation of Pobuzhye Ferronickel Plant.
Dneprovskoye Mine Group has put into operation two new long faces with the total reserves of coal on the level of 930 thousand tons. This will let the miners work till the end of the year.
One of the largest Ukrainian iron ore miners and concentrate producers – Vostok-Ruda hasn’t been paying for consumed electricity since April 2015. The company’s electricity debt is now 20.2 million UAH.
In October and November 2015 Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky received $2.5 million of losses each month, and $6 million in December.
In January scrap deficiency for local consumption totaled 105 thousand tons, or 40% of the volume needed (267 thousand tons).
The supervisory board of ArcelorMittal Berislav has appointed Ashokkumar Sitaram Sontalia its chairman.
Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has announced a purchase of 10.42 million cubic meters of gas in April-December.
In January Ukraine exported $86.82 million worth of flat rolled metal, with imports on the level of $24.61 million.
In January Ukraine mined 3130.5 thousand tons of coal, down by 9.3% YoY, or by 321.2 thousand tons.
In January Ukraine exported $99.15 million worth of long rolled metal, while imports reached $8.5 million.
The supervisory board of Evraz Sukhaya Balka has dismissed Denis Lukin from his office of the general manager and appointed Alexander Batareev acting CEO instead.
In January Ukraine exported $0.34 million worth of ferrous scrap, with imports on the level of $0.5 million.
In 2015 Metinvest produced 8050 thousand tons of pig iron, down by 12.62%, or by 1163 thousand tons YoY.
In Severodonetsk law-enforcers met with entrepreneurs who procure and sell ferrous and non-ferrous metals scrap.
In January Ukraine produced 1920 thousand tons of pig iron, 1938 thousand tons of steel and 1689 thousand tons of rolled metal, up by 112% and 103% and down by 98% YoY respectively.
In Q4 2015 Metinvest closed down manufacturing capacities of Donetskkoks.