Coal output decrease in January-October was the result of the lack of financing from the state.
As of November 8, Krasnolimanskaya Coal Company was switched to the life sustenance mode. Coal mining at the large company, employing over 4 thousand people, has been stopped. Official explanation is the ongoing accident aftermath liquidation.
Zaporizhstal has entered the final stage of its sintering shop reconstruction project – the works has stopped its sintering machine #3 to connect the main gas-purifying equipment.
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR66.237* Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH21.528* min max min max August 303.31 446.88 368.92 368.92 September 303.31 446.88 346.53 346.53 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.09.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the…Details
In October Ukraine exported $58.79 million worth of pig iron, while its imports totaled $0.06 million. The corresponding volumes in September were $47.9 million and $0.04 million.
Energomashspetsstal will produce forged plates for Iron Acciai Speciali and Sider Ghezzi (both – Italy).
The state enterprise “Vostochny Mining and Processing Works” has announced a tender for the delivery of 155817.74 thousand kW-h of electricity in 2016.
In January-October Ukraine mined 33175.1 thousand tons of ordinary coal, down by 42.1% YoY, or by 24165.3 thousand tons.
Month Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH21.528* min max August 426.56 496.67 September 408.64 474.12 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.09.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)Details
Centravis Production Ukraine has decided to open its representative office in the United Arab Emirates.
Maxim Zavgorodny, the ex-CEO of Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky, has introduced the new manager to the company. The acting CEO will be the technical director of the company Vyacheslav Mospan.
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 min max min max min max August 304.21 367.62 370.32 390.15 370.00 375.00 September 304.21 367.62 346.44 371.06 340.00 340.00 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.09.15…Details
Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works has put its blast furnace #3 into operation after the overhaul. Thus the company now operates 2 blast furnaces – 3 and 5.
In October industrial products price index totaled 97.6% as opposed to 102% in September. This is without the temporarily occupied territories of Crimea and the ATO zone.
In the near future Ukrainian manufacturers of metal constructions will be in demand on the European market, Polish in particular, and would also be able to sell to the developing regions of the ex-USSR area, says Ukrstalkonstruktsiya CEO Vladimir Nosov.