Evraz NTMK has obtained the license of the Association of American Railroads to supply N-36 wheels for cargo cars to North America. After 100 thousand miles the wheels will be additionally checked. N-36 wheels have been tested at the largest US BNSF Railway and faultlessly rolled for over 300 thousand miles. After that they have…Details
In January-September Ferrexpo paid 913.6 million UAH of taxes, up by 43.4% YoY. In particular, Poltava Mining And Processing Works paid 693 million UAH of taxes, Yeristovo GOK – 216.3 million UAH and Belanovsky GOK – over 4.3 million UAH. PGOK paid 122 million UAH to the local budget, 101 million UAH to the regional…Details
Canada Border Services Agency has announced the beginning of another antidumping and compensational investigation as to some types of rebars, produces, among others by Belarus. The investigation is scheduled to end on May 4, 2018. The agency will investigate the imports of hot-rolled rebars of the diameter up to 56.4 mm, except for some types…Details
Evraz has put a new long face 3-38 in operation at its Alardinskaya mine.
The face reserves are some 2.8 million tons of coking coal.
The mining is carried out at the depth of 240 meters. Until December 2018 the miners intend to extract around 240 thousand tons of coal per month. (Ukrainian metal)
In January-November DTEK Energo produced 20.9 million tons of coal, up by 8.8% YoY. In November coal output totaled 2.1 million tons, up by 5.2% YoY and by 11.3% MoM. During this period the group invested 3.2 billion UAH in DTEK Pavlogradugol and DTEK Dobropolyeugol, up by 1 billion UAH YoY. These funds have been…Details
PJSC ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih presented its products at the international exhibition of construction technologies, equipment and materials The Big 5 Show, which was held on November 26-29 in Dubai (the United Arab Emirates). The company’s exposition was focused on the products for the construction industry – reinforcing bars. Visitors of the exhibition got acquainted with…Details
The Cabinet of Ministers has confirmed the creation of the state enterprise National Coal Company. It will unite 19 state enterprises, which include 33 state mines. The creation of this state enterprise will optimize the structure of coalmining companies by uniting them in a single legal entity and improving mines efficiency. In 2017 the state…Details
DTEK Energo has purchased shares of Svet Shakhtera, Druzhkovka Machine-Building Works and Mining Machines, previously parts of Corum Group. “These companies are the main suppliers of coalmining machines and equipment to the group. This deal will allow DTEK Energo to decrease expenses on machinery, provide its coal enterprises with spare parts on time and improve…Details
Export of Russian coal from January through November increased by 5% YoY, to 170.428 million tons, the Ministry of Energy said.
The commodity exports volume in November reached 15,339,000 tons.
Coal mining in January-November amounted to 371,772,000 tons, of which 323,146,000 tons were delivered. (PortNews/Ukrainian metal)
In January-October Ukraine sold 1.721 trillion UAH worth of goods and services, up by 24.06% YoY. According to the State Statistics Service, in October mining and processing products sales increased by 23.1% YoY, including exports – by 24.9%: in particular in mining – by 24.2% (by 6.9%) and in processing – by 22.9% (27.1%). The…Details
The corrected project of the state budget for 2018 presupposes provision of 300 million UAH to cheapen loans, attracted by the state coalmining enterprises for the construction and development. Their debt for electricity consumed at the volume of 1.4 billion UAH will be cleared from the special fund. The source of money for this fund…Details
This year Volyn region miners have lost some 130 million UAH because of the unfinished construction of the mine No. 10, According to the regional authorities, some 600 million UAH are needed to commission the first stage of the mine. Then the enterprise has to earn money for the second and third stages itself. The…Details
The volume of metal wares output in Volgograd region in January-October 2017 totaled 44 billion rubles, up by 8.3 billion rubles. Modernization of metal machinery at the local plants positively affects the industrial indexes. In particular, the revamping projects are carried out at Volzhskaya Kuznitsa LLC, Volzhsky Pipe Works LLC. This year Severstal Ropes has…Details
In January-November Russky Ugol mined over 12.7 million tons of energy-generating coal, up by 10% YoY and by 4% from the planned target. Krasnoyarsk district companies demonstrate the highest growth of the output – by 15% YoY and by 7% from the plan. The region yielded 5.8 million tons of coal. The Republic of Khakasia…Details
The plant in the town of Davlekanovo, a part of Ryazan Pipe Works, has started manufacturing thin-walled pipes of cold-rolled steel. In particular, in November the company started producing section pipes of 20x20x1.0 (1.2) mm, 25x25x1.0, 30x20x1.2 and 40x20x1.0 mm. In December the company intends to start producing round pipes of 18×1.0 (1.2), 20×1.0 (1.2)…Details
At present Kimkano-Sutarsky Mining and Processing Works is operating at 80% of its capacities. “We ship some 140 thousand tons of iron ore concentrate per month. We deliver to both local, and foreign customers. By the end of the year we intend to have reached our project capacity – 3.2 million tons per year”, the…Details
REMZ employees have resumed operation after their salary debts have been cleared.
In November REMZ produced 30 thousand tons of steel, the largest monthly volume this year. The target has been exceeded by 65%.
In a month the works hired 50 people and intends to employ 65 more. (Ukrainian metal)
In January-November Azovstal Iron and Steel Works produced 3.499 million tons of rolled metal, up by 13.2% YoY. According to the company statement, steel output grew by 15.3%, to 3.946 million tons, while that of pig iron – by 18.1%, to 3.466 million tons. In November Azovstal produced 354 thousand tons of rolled metal, 378…Details
ASRZ LLC is modernizing electric filters of the gas-purifying machine at converters Nos. 1 and 2 of Azovstal Iron and Steel Works. The company produces metal structures, while Dneproenergostal supplies electric equipment. “To create parts and joints of the future filter body ASRZ has developed designs using 3D-models of the whole unit. 3D-modelling helps avoid…Details
In January-October Yakutia obtained 21.5 tons of gold, including 11.8 tons of ore gold and 9.7 tons of alluvial gold. Alluvial gold target has been outperformed by 7%. Ore gold output is slightly lagging behind, but should increase. The target for this year is 24 tons of both ore and alluvial gold. In 2011 the…Details
ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih is creating a specialized repair enterprise the Foundry-Mechanical Plant LLC on the basis of 7 shops. Its main activities will be the repair business. The creation of the company started in November and is scheduled to end in April 2018. The new enterprise will provide repair services both to its own companies…Details
As of early December Kimkano-Sutarsky Mining and Processing Works has shipped 1.5 million tons of iron ore concentrate since the start of operation in 2016. In January-September the works shipped 1.167 million tons. In Q3 the company produced 469.9 thousand tons of iron ore concentrate. At present, according to the company CEO Yuri Makarov, KSGOK…Details
In January-October Telen mined 97 million tons of coal. As of November 15 output reached 105 thousand tons. “Telen intends to operate while its license is still valid – till 2059. Our plans for the future is to increase output, expand sales markets and construct industrial premises”, the company said. In 2016 the company obtained…Details
Natalka Mining and Processing Works, the main new project of Polyus, has received the first batch of Dore gold. The company is testing the new machinery. Polyus expects the project to reach full capacity by late 2018. Natalka gold-extracting factory with the capacity of 10 million tons of ore is the largest in Russia. It…Details