Russia: new appointments at MMK

In accordance with the order of the General Director of PJSC MMK, some appointments have been made. In particular, Sergey Ushakov, who previously held the position of Deputy General Director for Production, was appointed Deputy General Director for Sales of PJSC MMK. Oleg Shiryaev, who previously held the position of Director of OJSC MMK-METIZ (Magnitogorsk…


Ukraine: 9th place in pig iron output retained in October 2018

In October world pig iron manufacture increased by 7.66% YoY, to 107.287 million tons.

China was still the largest manufacturer with 67.736 million tons of pig iron, up by 12.86% YoY.

Ukraine retained the 9th place with 1.785 million tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Chernogorsky pit reaches annual goal ahead of schedule

Chernogorsky pit was the first of SUEK enterprises in the Republic of Khakasia to fulfill its annual target.

Since the start of the year the pit has yielded over 7 million tons of coal.

Investments in 2013-2017 totaled 6.85 billion rubles, and in Q1-Q3 2018 – 1.3 billion rubles. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Buryatia yields 4.7 tons of gold in January-October 2018

In January-October the Republic of Buryatia extracted 4756.3 kg of gold.

Ore gold accounted for 2806.9 kg.

Alluvial gold output totaled 1949.4 kg.

Last year the region extracted 5678 kg of gold, including 3610 kg of ore gold. (Ukrainian metal)