ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih wants to keep its traditional markets – it tries to retain its share on the local market, while increasing its presence on the European and Gulf markets, as well as seeking new ones.
In September Nikopol Ferroalloy Plant produced 5.7 thousand tons of ferromanganese, up by 39%, or by 1.6 thousand tons MoM.
The state-owned Vostochny Mining and Processing Works (Zheltye Vody, Dniepropetrovsk region) has announced a tender for its 2015 financial reporting audit.
The masked and armed people have kidnapped the Krasnolimanskaya mine deputy CEO Yevgeni Kostennikov.
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR66.237* Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH21.528* Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports Export, Russia, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min max min max min max min max August 419.53 605.27 417.67 481.56 370.00 370.00 370.00 380.00 September 428.10 615.00 412.19 471.56 350.00 360.00 360.00 370.00…Details
Yuzhni Mining and Processing Works has put into operation a new Caterpillar D9R bulldozer.
In September Ukraine produced 141 thousand tons of ferroalloys, up by 83.6%, or by 64.2 thousand tons MOM.
In January-September Poltava Mining and Processing Works (PGOK) exported 8678 thousand tons of iron ore pellets.
Azovmash plans to produce equipment for converter overhaul at the Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works.
In January-September Donetskstal received 4087.11 million UAH of losses.
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR66.237* Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH21.528* Export, Russia, $/t, DAP Russian border min max min max min max August 134.34 159.03 186.58 209.81 190.00 190.00 September 134.34 148.54 184.45 190.65 170.00 180.00 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.09.15 according…Details
The state informational-analytical center Gosvneshinform says the export prices for steel scrap have decreased by 5-10%.
AzovElectroStal (Mariupol, Donetsk region) plans to resume operation.
Due to the war in the East Ukraine lost half of its coal mining, while its metal industry fell by a quarter.
The mine named after Stashkov (DTEK Dneprovskoe Mine Group) has constructed and put into operation a new master station.
In January-September Irshansk Mining and Processing Works (Zhitomir region) produced 115.7 thousand tons of ilmenite concentrate.
In the fourth quarter Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky (DMKD) will decrease its output by 25% due to the planned repairs, of the blast furnace #12 in particular.