In January Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky started producing a new type of channel – #5U according to DSTU 3436 and GOST 8240.
In 2015 Ukrainian mines yielded almost 39.7 million tons of coal, down by 38.8% YoY.
The Ministry of energy and coal industry intends to have cleared all Lviv region miners’ salary debts by January 20.
Chervonograd Prosecutor’s Office has opened a criminal case on the basis of unpaid salary to miners.
In 2015 DTEK Dobropolyeugol mined 3.4 million tons of coal of the target 4.7 million tons. Thus the company ended the year with the net loss of 950 million UAH.
Three individuals have decided to buy 19.1983% (119,982 thousand pieces) of Volynvtormet shares.
In 2015 Ukraine mined 39.75 million tons of power-generating and coking coal, down 1.6 times YoY.
In 2016 Ukraine will go on with its policy of limiting gold, silver and anthracite exports.
On January 11, Lviv region miners from Stepnaya mine resumed their strike demanding to be paid their salary.
In 2015 Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky is expected to increase its EBITDA almost four times YoY, to $41 million.
Cave-in of the mining roof at the Lviv-Volyn coal basin took the life of 2 miners.
In 2015 ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih produced 5.28 million tons of rolled metal, down by 4.3% YoY.