Russia: MMK presents innovative technologies in Moscow

Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works (MMK) is taking part in the 22nd Archimedes Moscow International Salon of Inventions and Innovative Technologies. This year, MMK’s innovative potential is showcased by four patented technologies in the field of cold-resistant metal rolling designed for icebreaker fleets, marine and engineering equipment used in the Arctic. The competitive advantages of…

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Kyrgyzstan: residents of Ton demand to stop exploration of uranium deposit

Residents of Ton district in Issyk-Kul region demand to stop exploration of Tash-Bulak uranium deposit, local activist Akzholtoi Tukunov reported. According to him, the villagers have met with representatives of the government and local executive authorities. “They, of course, assure that the development of uranium will not harm neither the environment nor the people, but…

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Ukraine: Rada committee calls on PM, SBU, NSDC to keep sanctions against Moldova steelmaker

Head of the Verkhovna Rada committee on industrial policy and entrepreneurship Viktor Halasiuk has appealed to the Ukrainian Prime Minister, the SBU Security Service of Ukraine and the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) to keep recently lifted sanctions from the Moldova Iron and Steel Works (MMZ) located in the unrecognized Transnistria and owned by…

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Ukraine: pellets exports in January-February 2019

In January-February Ferrexpo exported 1758.3 thousand tons of iron ore pellets. In particular, Poltava GOK shipped 1470.3 thousand tons and Yeristovo GOK – 288 thousand tons. Metalloinvest (Russia) exported 959.3 thousand tons of pellets, including Mikhailovsky GOK – 816.7 thousand tons and Lebedinsky GOK – 142.6 thousand tons. Metinvest shipped 715.4 thousand tons of pellets…

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Kyrgyzstan: Russia to invest $30 million in re-launch of KBMP and uranium mining

Central Asian Uranium Company will invest in Kara-Balta Mining Plant OJSC (KBMP) and uranium mining at Kyzyl-Ompol deposit. Representative of Russian shareholders Andrey Akimov, General Director of KBMP Daniyar Isakov and Vladimir Popov, the main shareholder of the Central Asian Uranium Company, announced at the Kyrgyz-Russian Interregional Conference. According to them, with the support of…

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