Russia: BMK named reliable supplier by Irkutskcable

In 2016 Beloretsk Iron and Steel Works, a part of Mechel, received the highest supplier reliability category from Irkutskcable, one of the largest cable manufacturers in Russia. BMK supplies steel galvanized wire in various sizes to the company. Having assessed such criteria as product quality, quality management certification system, period of cooperation, supplier loyalty and…


Russia: VIZ-Stal assembles dust extraction equipment on heat-resistant coating machines

VIZ-Stal, a part of NLMK, has finished the first stage of the highly efficient dust extraction system implementation on the heat-resistant coating machines. The financing of the project totals 1.4 billion rubles. VIZ-Stal is capable of producing 180 thousand tons of transformer steel. 80% of products is exported. VIZ-Stal share in the world transformer steel…


Russia: aluminum structures output up in January 2017

In January Russia produced 3 thousand tons of structures and parts of aluminum.

According to the Federal Service of State Statistics, this is up by 14.9% YoY, but down by 32.2% MoM.