Ukraine: new CEO appointed at Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works

Taras Shevchenko who earlier headed Alchevsk Iron and Steel Works has been appointed the new General Director of Metinvest’s Mariupol Ilyich Iron and Steel Works. In his new position Shevchenko will lead continued implementation of investment projects at Mariupol Ilyich, such as the reconstruction of the sinter plant and the revamp of the 1700 Hot…

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Russia: Metalloinvest discusses freight transport partnership opportunities

A meeting has taken place at Lebedinsky GOK (a part of Metalloinvest) to discuss Metalloinvest enterprises’ partnership with the rolling stock operating company New Forwarding Company (a part of Globaltrans Group), specifically focusing on issues relating to freight transport organization in the current year, as well as in 2018-2019. Participants of the meeting included: representatives…

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Russia: metal companies get preferences from Railroads

The state company Russian Railroads has started using decreasing coefficients when calculating tariffs for transportation of rolled sheet for NLMK and some other companies. The decreasing coefficient will be valid through December 31. It covers rolled sheet transportation from the railroad stations of Novolipetsk, Revda, Apparatnaya, Nizhneserginskaya, Yekaterinburg, Vorsino and Vladivostok. At the same time…

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