Russia: Kolmar to export 40 million tons of coal via terminal under construction in the Muchke Bay

Coal Mining Company “Kolmar” is going to export up to 40 million tons of coal per year via the terminal being built in the Muchke Bay (Vanino, Khabarovsk region), Yury Tyamushkin, General Director of VaninoTransUgol (a company building the terminal), has reported. “At the Eastern Economic Forum, Kolmar management said they were going to export…

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Kyrgyzstan: production at Makmal stopped

Production of gold at Makmal field in Jalal-Abad region has been suspended, the First Deputy Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Kubatbek Boronov declared. The press service of Kyrgyzaltyn OJSC confirmed the information. The gold recovery plant has suspended its work since September 1. The mineral resource base of the mine is completely depleted, so further work…

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Kazakhstan: ore output up in January-August 2018

In January-August Kazakhstan mined 28.21 million tons of iron ore, up by 9.7% YoY.

According to the Statistics committee of the Ministry of National Economy, copper ore output totaled 68.16 million tons, up by 4.6%, gold-bearing ore – 13.789 million tons, up by 6.8%, and chromium concentrate – 3.24 million tons (+6.2%). (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: Heavy Weight Pipe Works sells 117 million UAH worth of pipes to Ukrgazodobycha

Ukrgazodobycha has concluded a contract with the Heavy Weight Drilling Pipes and Kellies Works on the purchase of pipes valued at 117.15 million UAH. Until April 2019 the company has to supply 1226 heavy weight drilling pipes and kellies of its own production according to TU 26-12-775-90. The price was 3% below the expected cost…

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Russia: steel pipes exports up in January-July 2018

In January-July Russia exported 1.63 million tons of steel pipes valued at $1830 million, up by 47% and by 93.6% YoY respectively.

According to the customs statistics, Finland imported the most – 26%, up 10-fold YoY.

Turkey increased imports 12-fold, to 17.7%, while Kazakhstan decreased by 2.2%, to 13%. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: EZOTsM starts supplying products to Spain

Yekaterinburg Non-Ferrous Metals Processing Works has made a trial delivery of metal products to Spain. In particular, EZOTsM has supplied gold wire to a Spanish developer and manufacturer of medical devices. The first meeting of the partners took place last November at Compamed-Medica-20017 exhibition in Germany. The delivery to Spain shows the process of the…

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Russia: metal structures output down in January-August 2018

In January-August Russia produced 3.6 million tons of metal structures, down by 3.5% YoY.

According to the Federal Service of State Statistics, in August output dropped by 1.9% MoM and by 5.5% YoY.

In January-August the industrial manufacture index in Russia increased by 3.1% YoY. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: AMKR wins VI professional skill competition among the railway personnel of the steel companies

Teams of Zaporizhstal, Azovstal, Yunikas-ТК, LTD (Kriviy Rih) and two teams of PJSC ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih – Transport Department of Steel Plant and railway transport Department of Mining Department – took part in the sixth professional skill competition among the railway personnel. Andrey Kindrat, director of the transport department, PJSC ArcelorMittal Kriviy Rih: “Mining and…

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Russia: gold output up in August 2018

Russian gold bar production rose by 0.4% YoY and by 9.5% MoM in August, the Federal State Statistics Service said on September 17.

In January-August gold bar production decreased by 0.4% YoY.

No absolute figures were disclosed. (Prime/Ukrainian metal)

Russia: ferrous scrap exports to Belarus up in August 2018

In August Russia exported 129 thousand tons of ferrous scrap to Belarus.

According to the railroad statistics, this is up by 20.2% YoY.

In January-August scrap exports totaled 885.2 thousand tons, up by 17.8% YoY. (Ukrainian metal)