Ukraine: miners pensions to grow

The government has announced the increase of the miners pension by 351 UAH from December 1.

The minimal amount of pension will thus be 2652 UAH.

“In December miners will receive 351 UAH more in pensions”, Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman said.

The pension will grow after the announced increase of the minimal salary. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: EMSS produced rolls for Azovstal

Energomashspetsstal has produced and shipped a batch of rolls to the Azovstal Iron and Steel Works.

According to the contract, concluded in July, the company produced 120 tons of roll dies weighing 6-16 tons each.

By the year-end EMSS will have supplied 112 tons of such rolls more to Azovstal. (Ukrainian metal)

Kyrgyzstan: Solton-Sary mine yields 4.8 kg of gold in November 2016

In November 4.8 kg of gold were mined at Solton-Sary.

The mine has been efficiently operating since April. Gold output increases.

At present the mine employs 164 people. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: nickel output down in January-October 2016

In January-October raw nickel output in Russia decreased by 14.8% YoY.

According to the Federal Service of State Statistics, in October raw nickel output dropped by 29.4% YoY, but increased by 9.2% MoM. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: EAEC renews FSM imports duties

The Eurasian Economic Committee has resumed the 26.35% import duty on ferrosilicomanganese from Ukraine.

“We asked the ministers not to take this decision. But they decided to renew the duty”, Association of Ukrainian Ferroalloy Producers Sergey Kudryavtsev said.

The import duty was temporarily stopped on July 1. (Ukrainian metal)