Ukraine: Komsomolskaya Factory to work with Lisichanskugol

Lisichanskugol has accepted the offer of Central Processing Factory “Komsomolskaya” on the services of processing valued at 17.6 million UAH. By the end of the year the factory will have processed 320 thousand tons of coal at 55 UAH per ton. The factory only competitor in the trade was the industrial company “Obogatitel” (Processor) with…

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Metals of Ukraine & Russia: scrap (grade 2a), April 2016

Month

Ukrainian market, $/t, without VAT, FCA, $1/UAH25.1865*

min

max

March

130

137

April

168

175

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.04.16 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)

Ukraine: EEC decided not to implement compensatory duties on ferroalloys

The Eurasian Economic Commission has stopped its compensatory investigation on ferrosilicomanganese originating in Ukraine and imported to the Customs Union. “The inner market protection department has decided there was no basis for the implementation of the compensatory duty in respect of ferrosilicomanganese originating in Ukraine and imported to the Customs Union”, said the department in…

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Ukraine: Azovstal and Avdiivka Coke shares excluded from main index

The index committee of Ukrainian Stock Exchange has excluded Azovstal Iron and Steel Works and Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works shares from its main index.

The decision was taken following the transformation of the companies from public to private ownership. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: Avdiivka Coke stops coke delivery

Avdiivka Coke and Chemical Works had to temporarily stop coke deliveries following recent shelling.

In 2014-2015 the works was idle over 10 times because of the damage caused by shelling. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: HBI imports up in January-May 2016

According to the State Fiscal Service, in January-May Ukrainian companies imported 44.41 thousand tons of hot-briquetted iron worth $6.68 million, up 7.7 times and 4.4 times YoY respectively.

In May HBI imports increased to 17637 tons from 12827 tons in April. Russia was responsible for all HBI deliveries. (Ukrainian metal)

Metals of Ukraine & Russia: beams (structural steel), April 2016

Month

Russian market, $/t, EXW, without VAT, $1/RUR64.3334*

min

max

March

450

670

April

531

673

* – Ukrainian Hrivna and Russian Rouble exchange rates are as of 30.04.16 according to the National Bank of Ukraine and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation. (Ukrainian Metal)