EEU: duty on Interpipe pipes retained

The department for the protection of the local market of the Eurasian Economic Commission has completed another antidumping investigation as to some types of steel pipes, manufactured by Interpipe (Ukraine). The investigation has been initiated to review individual antidumping duties because of new circumstances. Following the investigation the commission did not support changing the antidumping…


Russia: KUMZ commissions hot-rolling mill finishing stand

Under the program to increase capacity Kamensk-Uralsky Iron and Steel Works has commissioned a Danieli-Freling finishing stand of the hot-rolling mill. At present the company is testing other machinery as well. The rolling complex project will allow the company producing qualitatively new semi-finished products. The design capacity of the complex is 166 thousand tons. Since…


Russia: Severstal Balakovo constructing briquette line

Severstal – Bar Works Balakovo has accepted the basic engineering and started constructing a line to produce briquettes. ATM (Austria) is supplying the machinery. Construction and assembly work is currently underway. The delivery of the main machinery is expected in December. “The technique to produce briquettes by pressing will give us hard, solid briquettes without…


Ukraine: AMKR upgrades petrol distribution station for mining and railway machinery

PJSC ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih has completed the construction of the servicing terminal at the Karyernaya railway station, intended to fill the diesel locomotives, railway cranes for tracks repairing and refueling trucks with diesel. The latter delivers fuel from the station to the open pits to fill dump trucks, drilling rigs, excavators and other large-sized machinery…


Russia: Orel Works increases output

Orel Steel Works has commissioned another machine under the project to increase fasteners output.

Investments totaled some 140 million rubles.

A new heat hardening machine, the third one, was commissioned in late October. Thus, the company will increase fasteners manufacture to 400 tons per month. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: ChMK produces rebars for housing project in Tatarstan

Chelyabinsk Iron and Steel Works has produced over 5 thousand tons of rebars for the construction of the housing district Salavat Kupere (Rainbow) in the city of Kazan.

Some 1.5 million square meters of living quarters will be constructed in the district.

Metal is supplied by Mechel-Service. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: EMSS ships 230 tons of rolls to local metal companies

In October Energomashspetsstal shipped 230 tons of rolls to three domestic metal enterprises.

Work and back-up rolls have been delivered to Zaporizhstal, Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works and Kramatorsk Metal Rolling Works LLC.

All the companies are long-time partners of EMSS. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: despite Russian aggression Metinvest to participate in Moscow metal exhibition

In spite of the Russian aggression, Ukrainian metal and machine-building companies try to be present on the Russian market and strengthen their ties with traditional clients. This year Metal-Expo-2018 to be hosted in Moscow on November 13-16 will welcome 12 Ukrainian participants, including major and well know in Russia metal companies. Metinvest will traditionally participate…