Russia: coal output in Buryatia up in January-August 2018

In January-August the Republic of Buryatia mined 3754 thousand tons of coal, up by 42.8% YoY.

Razrez Tugnuyskiy has contributed the most to the output increase.

At the same time, the regional ministry of natural resources does not disclose the enterprise output. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: NLMK expands cooperation with transformer manufacturers in India, USA and Turkey

NLMK Group, an international steel company, has signed long-term strategic partnership agreements with the leading manufacturers of components for transformers: Enpay (Turkey), KRYFS (India) and National Material Company (NMC, USA). Under these long-term agreements, NLMK Group will regularly supply transformer steel from its production sites in Lipetsk and Yekaterinburg, and offer expanded technical support. The…


Russia: RZhD ships large coal batch to China

The Russian Railroads sales center in the city of Chita in August shipped over 13 thousand tons of coal to China.

It took the center some 200 wagons to ship the lot.

This was also the largest shipping to China last month. (Ukrainian metal)