In January-August Rusolovo, extracting tin in Khabarovsk region, produced 734.7 tons of tin concentrate, up by 45% YoY. The target was 721 tons. This year the company intends to produce 1600 tons of tin concentrate as opposed to 1010 tons in 2017. After 2022 tin output will increase to 4000-4500 tons due to the commissioning…Details
Zagorsky Pipe Works has successfully supplied pipes in polyurethane insulation to MOEK (power-grid company). The pipes with the diameter of 1220 mm and the wall thickness of 12 mm have been delivered in just 14 days. The total volume of the batch was 500 meters of pipes. The batch included 185 tons of pipes in…Details
Prices for precious metals increased in Azerbaijan on September 19, according to the data published by the Central Bank. The price of gold grew by 6.392 manats, to 2,043.519 manats per ounce on September 19 compared to the price on September 18. The price of silver went up by 0.1118 manats, to 24.1462 manats per…Details
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…Details
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…Details
The metal of Rusal Armenal might return to the market of the United States. The Office of Foreign Access Control said that US citizens and their partners could make new contracts with Rusal, the owner of Armenal, and other companies of Oleg Deripaska from the sanctions list. But this applies only to companies that have…Details
The system of electronic trade OpenMarket has listed one of the oldest mines of the Central Donbass. The Yuzhnaya mine is a part of the state enterprise Toretskugol. It was founded in 1877. The mine is situated in the village of Yuzhnoye near the borders of the Toretsk city in Donetsk region. In 2014 because…Details
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)
Armenal, an Armenia-based foil-rolling plant of Russian aluminum giant UC RUSAL, has started reducing production and transferring staff to part-time employment, sources familiar with the situation reported The reason is declining demand for the facility’s products in light of the sanctions imposed by the U.S. in April against Russian businessman Oleg Desipaska and his companies…Details
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…Details
Prices of precious metals increased in Azerbaijan on September 18, according to the data published by the Central Bank. The price of gold grew by 5.7205 manats, to 2,037.127 manats per ounce on September 18 compared to the price on September 17. The price of silver went up by 0.082 manats, to 24.0344 manats per…Details
The state enterprise Selidovugol has concluded 2 agreements with the Novogrodovskaya Mine 1-3 LLC for the purchase of goods and services valued at 161.35 million UAH. Until mid-2019 the company has to deliver a scraper valued at 83.42 million UAH and repair 103 sections of mechanized anchoring for 77.93 million UAH. The delivery of the…Details
In January-August Ukraine increased exports of steel pipes by 7.3% YoY, to 434.6 thousand tons. In particular, seamless pipes accounted for 70.2%, and welded pipes – for 29.8%. Exports grew by 39.6% YoY, to $484.6 million (seamless pipes – by 82.2%, and welded – by 17.8%). In 8 months imports of seamless pipes dropped by…Details
In July, according to the customs statistics, Russia exported 345.8 thousand tons of pig iron, up by 12.3% YoY. In 7 months exports grew by 30.9%, to 3.35 million tons valued at $1226 million, up by 43%. USA imported the most – 52%, up by 1.1% YoY. Hong Kong follows second with 17%. It started…Details
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)
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…Details
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)
In January-August Russia produced 41.3 million tons of rolled metal, up by 2.8% YoY. In August output dropped by 3.6% MoM and by 1.6% YoY. According to the Federal Service of State Statistics, pig iron manufacture grew by 0.8%, to 34.8 million tons, with August output down by 1.3% YoY and by 3.9% MoM. Pipe…Details
In January-August copper output in Kazakhstan grew by 0.2% YoY, to 0.28 million tons, with 0.042 million tons produced in August, up by 9% MoM. According to the statistics committee, zinc manufacture grew by 0.8%, to 0.22 million tons. In August output decreased by 1.4% and by 3.7% YoY. The largest non-ferrous metals manufacturers in…Details
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…Details
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)
Western Donbas has mined 607 thousand tons of coal, thus already fulfilling the annual plan. DTEK Dneprovskoye Mine Group No. 3 has invested 76 million UAH in machinery. 609 million UAH more will be spent this year. In 2018 all the 5 manufacturing sites of the Mine Group have extracted 2.2 million tons of coal.…Details
According to the statistics committee of the Ministry of National Economy, in August Kazakhstan produced 0.374 million tons of steel, down by 5.2%, but up from 0.367 million tons in July. Steel output in January-August dropped by 0.5% YoY, to 3.061 million tons. Flat rolled metal manufacture in 8 months grew by 7.1%, to 2.017…Details
The new shareholders of Donetskstal have replaced the supervisory board, made amendments to the statutory documents and liquidated the revision commission. The decisions were taken at the meeting on September 11. In particular, board chairman Dmitriy Khristodulidi, as well as board members Mikhail Ilyashev and Natalia Lobacheva have been removed from the board. Instead Ruslan…Details
Bosch has named Severstal-Metiz the best supplier in Russia for its division of Automotive Aftermarket. Severstal-Metiz supplies calibrated steel for one of Bosch enterprises in Russia. The companies have been cooperating for over 7 years. “At present Severstal-Metiz rolled metal quality equals that of European analogues. Thus, our share in the client order structure is…Details
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)