The largest coke producer in Ukraine – Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works – has put a new dust extraction system into operation that will allow it to extract up to 99% of dust at the coke crushing area of the coking plant #1.
Lviv region council is preparing a rough address to the Cabinet of Ministers and the Ministry of energy and coal industry as to the clearing of November-December 2015 salary debts to miners.
Krivoy Rog Iron Ore Industrial Complex has won the case against Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works as to the recovery of 1032.9 million UAH for the iron ore supplied (together with fines).
Poltava region council held a meeting on ecology tax payments.
Energomashspetsstal will produce forgings for Chelyabinsk Forge-and-Press Works (Russia).
In December 2015 Ukraine produced 56.9 thousand tons of ferroalloys, down by 16.6% MoM, or by 11.3 thousand tons.
In 2015 Ukraine exported 45.7 million tons of iron ore raw materials, up by 11.8% YoY.
Vostochny Mining and Processing Works has cancelled the tender for the supply of 11 million cubic meters of gas in 2016.
Products of Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works have received the “Quality star” award of the National products quality rating for 2015.
As of January 1, Interpipe has prepaid 46 million UAH for gas to Naftogaz Ukrainy.
In 2015 Evraz Sukhaya Balka was selling ore at $23 per ton ExW, down from $52 in 2014.
In 2015 Ingulets Mining and Processing Works produced 11.61 million tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 13.7% YoY.