Azovstal has started implementing the pulverized coal injection system at its blast furnace.
In 2015 Kondratyevsky Refractory Works received 14.56 million UAH of losses.
In 2015 Ukraine’s only primary aluminum producer – Zaporozhye Aluminum Works received 2043.75 million UAH of losses.
The heads of the militants in Lugansk region have appointed a temporary administration at Stakhanov Ferroalloy Plant, which is being idle because of the military activities. This administration will be managing the works for 18 months.
As of March 12, Ukrainian importers of pipes have used up 82.03% of the annual quota for the delivery of seamless casing steel pipes with up to 406.4 mm diameter.
In February Ukraine exported $121.12 million worth of long-rolled metal products, with imports on the level of $10.39 million.
The supervisory board of Evraz Sukhaya Balka appointed Alexander Batareyev the general director of the company.
In February Ukraine exported $143.38 million worth of flat-rolled steel products, with imports on the level of $37.3 million.
In 2015 Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works received 1.56 billion UAH of losses.
In February Ukraine exported $179.26 million worth of semi-finished steel products, while imports reached $1.27 million.
In 2015 the largest refractory producer in Ukraine – Zaporozhogneupor – received 21.03 million UAH of losses.
Metallurgprom believes the giving of scrap export quotas by the Ministry of economical development and trade is illegal and is going to sue the ministry.