In January-October Ukrainian coke plants imported 8.2 million tons of ordinary coking coals and coal concentrate for coking, down by 2% YoY.
Dneprovsky Iron and Steel Works named after Dzerzhinsky has stopped the blast furnace #12 for the capital repairs.
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR66.237* Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH21.528* min max min max August 298.17 627.61 470.70 470.70 September 298.17 635.16 456.39 464.52 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.09.15 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the…Details
Azovstal Iron and Steel Works, a part of Metinvest, has drastically decreased its output and even shut down pig iron manufacture due to the demand and world price fall.
Beginning with October Interpipe raised salary for its employees by 10%. This is the second salary increase this year. The first was in April. In total wages increased by 20%.
Ukrainian Polymetals director Konstantin Lesnichy has offered the company creditors to pay all debts in cash in the court of law, if they drop their appeal.
Zaporozhyeoblenergo Energy Company has decreased electricity supplies to Zaporozhye Ferro Alloys Plant (ZZF).
Month Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR66.237* Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, EXW, $1/UAH21.528* Export, Ukraine, $/t, FOB Black sea ports min max min max min max August 303.31 388.00 368.92 368.92 360.00 360.00 September 303.31 388.00 346.53 346.53 330.00 330.00 * – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.09.15…Details
From the beginning of the year miners of DTEK Mine Group named after Space Heroes have been showing high coal output.
In January-October Ukraine produced 55.41 million tons of iron ore concentrate, down by 3% YoY.