In September Ukraine produced 1049 thousand tons of bulk coke (6% moisture), down by 2.1%, or by 22 thousand tons MoM.
In September Ukraine imported $17.65 million tons of coke, with exports on the level of $5.37 million.
The energy and coal industry minister Vladimir Demchishyn has announced the start of the bankruptcy process over the Krasnograd Central Processing Factory (Lviv region).
Centravis Production Ukraine has appointed Alexander Grabar a new financial director.
Yuzhny Mining and Processing Works (UGOK) has put a new grinding machine KMD-220T6-D worth 29 million UAH into operation.
In September Ukraine imported $10.33 million worth of manganese ore, with exports at $1.19 million.
In September Ukraine exported $187.88 million worth of iron ore, with imports on the level of $3.53 million.
In the third quarter of 2015 Ukrainian companies of Evraz produced 133 thousand tons of coke, down by 29.6% QoQ. Evraz accuses Ukrainian metal companies of low demand for its coke.
Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Works, a part of Group DF, has passed the certification audit for the compliance with the aerospace standards.
In September Ukraine exported $48.4 million worth of ferroalloys, while imports reached $6.58 million.