Uzbekistan: Almalyk GOK finds new products

In 2016 Almalyk Mining and Processing Works manufactured an industrial machine to produce coal briquettes. The further works is underway.

In January the works produced and assembled 5 new machines. By May the company plans to have produced 61 units.

Uzbekistan: Almalyk GOK starts producing new wares

Almalyk Mining and Processing Works started manufacturing new product – copper wire.

The output at the shop will reach 5 thousand tons of copper wire per year with the diameter of 1-4.5 mm.

Raw materials – copper wire rod – will be supplied by Uzkabel.

The project allowed creating 23 new jobs. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: separatists want Ukrainian metal and mining works “nationalized”

The Russia-supported militants are prepared to “nationalize” major industrial enterprises, according to the head of the terrorist organization Lugansk People’s Republic Igor Plotnitsky. The so-called “parliament of LPR” has approved of the decree to make amendments to the law “On taxes”. According to it, all the companies operating in the region, but not registered in…

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Russia: Onexim to sell part of RUSAL stake

Russian tycoon Mikhail Prokhorov’s Onexim Group is preparing to sell part of a 17.02% stake in aluminum giant UC RUSAL on the market, Bloomberg reported citing sources familiar with the situation. Earlier Bloomberg reported citing sources that RUSAL was considering selling up to 20% of its new shares in London. The company sees good possibilities…

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Russia: VSMPO-Avisma puts own furnace into operation

VSMPO-Avisma has put a new homogenizing furnace into operation.

This is the fifth machine to be constructed in shop No. 1.

The furnace was designed, constructed, assembled and put into operation by the company specialists.

The homogenizing or the artificial ageing improves the metal structure. (Ukrainian metal)