On December 10, for the first time since 1992 Almaznaya mine of DTEK Dobropolyeugol mined its 1 million tons of coal.
In 2015 Ukraine decreased coal imports from Russia thrice, and increased imports from the South African Republic twice.
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR64.374* Export, Ukraine, $/t, DAP Ukrainian border Export, Russia, $/t, DAP Russian border min max min max min max September 428.74 655.54 521.00 561.00 526.00 678.00 October 428.74 655.54 521.00 561.00 513.00 658.00 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.15 according to…Details
The state owes 100 million UAH of salary to Krasnoarmeyskugol miners. But has paid only 10 million for September debts. 8.5 million UAH of this debt still remains.
Interpipe works have prepaid Naftogaz Ukrainy 23.5 million UAH for gas.
In January-November Ukraine produced 61.08 million tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 3% YoY.
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR64.374* Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH22.904* min max min max September 306.80 653.54 428.96 436.61 October 313.79 653.54 417.09 417.09 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 31.10.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the…Details
Zaporizhstal has received a part of its VAT debt (297 million UAH) and resumed construction of gas-purifying machines at its sinter shop.
In 2015 Ukrainian metal companies are expected to produce 23 million tons of steel, 22 million tons of pig iron and 20 million tons of rolled metal, all down by 15%, 11% and 16% YoY respectively.
Azovstal Iron and Steel Works repairmen have joined Metinvest-PromServis, and that positively affects their salary.