World metal market situation will not improve in 2016. The decline of economic development in Europe as well as the increase of steel manufacture in China will not allow Ukrainian mining and metallurgical complex to overcome crisis in the near future.
The chief IT-specialist of Zaporizhstal Sergey Fedchun has been named the winner of the VIII annual IT-directors competition among the mining-metallurgical companies.
Month Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH24.001* Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports Export, Russia, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min max min max min max November 195.92 303.56 245.00 270.00 245.00 270.00 December 190.46 322.79 248.00 255.00 235.00 255.00 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.12.15…Details
In January Zaporizhstal increased its pig iron output by 5.8%, that of steel – by 2.4% and of rolled metal – by 0.8%, all YoY.
In 2015 Berdyansk seaport (Zaporozhye region) processed 4.45 million tons of goods, up by 39.2% YoY.
In January Ukrainian metal companies increased carbon steel output by 3.4% YoY, to 1.93 million tons.
Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works, a part of Group DF, has chosen Titan Ukrainy (Kiev) as the supplier of 18.5 thousand tons of ilmenite concentrate in 2016.
Dobropolye region taxpayers owe Pension Fund 23.19 million UAH.
The dominant local employers of Lisichansk are in a very difficult situation, as the state budget doesn’t provide for any money for coal companies development.
Month Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, FCA, $1/UAH24.001* min max November 117 137 December 130 137 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.12.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)Details
The supervisory board of the Krivoy Rog Central Ore Repairing Works has dismissed Victor Kravchuk from his office of the company director and appointed Alexander Selivestrov instead.
The Central Mining and Processing Works gave 11.5 million UAH for beautification and social projects in Krivoy Rog in 2015.