In 2015 Lugansk region exporters and importers paid 1049 million UAH of taxes to the state budget.
In December 2015 metal companies consumed 163 million cubic meters of gas, up by 8.7%, or by 13 million cubic meters MoM.
Evraz Ukraine ponders the possibility of making some of its staff work half-time.
By January 1, 2016 DTEK has completed its repair program worth 1.5 billion UAH.
In 2015 DTEK Dobropolyeugol supplied 62 thousand tons of coal worth 74 million UAH to social institutions and citizens free-of-charge.
In 2015 Centravis Production Ukraine produced 19.2 thousand tons of pipes, down by 11.9% YoY, with 1.5 thousand tons produced in December.
Dzerzhinskugol has summed up its operation in 2015.
Burshtyn Thermal Power Station (Ivano-Frankovsk region) has declared that beginning with January 14 it is going to stop buying Lviv coal.
As of January 11, CIS hot-rolled coils cost $245-265 per ton FOB Black Sea, as opposed to $245-260 on December 28, 2015.
The state enterprise Lvivugol will receive 20 million UAH, said the Ministry of energy and coal industry in its statement. Money was transferred on January 13.
Several Ukrainian mines and one processing factory will be sold to a Switzerland-based company without any connection to coal industry.
Metinvest continues to reregister its companies from Ukraine-uncontrolled territories of Donbass in Mariupol.