Metinvest enlarges its range of boron-containing rolled steel by starting producing 2.5 mm thick sheet.
In January-March Dneprospetsstal produced 51442 tons of steel and 33028 tons of rolled metal, down by 9.9% and 11.1% YoY respectively.
Energomashspetsstal has concluded an agreement with Salem Steel Plant (India) to supply four supporting rolls for hot-rolled mill weighing 106.5 tons.
In May Ukraine will produce 2.2 million tons of steel, 2.1 million tons of pig iron and 1.9 million tons of rolled metal, according to Metallurgprom. For April its figures were as follows: steel – 2.1 million tons, pig iron – 2 million tons, rolled metal – 1.8 million tons.
In January-March Ukrainian metal companies consumed 460 million cubic meters of natural gas, down by 21% YoY.
Krasnoarmeyskugol has struck a deal with Komsomolskaya Central Processing Factory to process 60.71 million UAH worth of coal.
In 2015 Evraz Dneprodzerzhinsk By-product Coke Plant received $254.51 million UAH of profits.
In March Ukraine exported $123.86 million worth of iron ore, while imports totaled $10.4 million.
Ukrzaliznytsia receives around one third of its income by servicing SCM companies.
In January-March Interpipe Niko Tube produced 49.3 thousand tons of pipes, down by 29.3% YoY, with 20.7 thousand tons produced in March.
In January-March Centravis Production Ukraine produced 4.4 thousand tons of stainless pipes, down by 18.5% YoY.
ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has implemented a one-off social program for its pensioners.