Russia: scrap imports from Kazakhstan down in January-August 2018

In January-August Russia imported 358.7 thousand tons of ferrous metal scrap from Kazakhstan, down by 13.4% YoY.

According to the customs statistics, the average price was $266.4 per ton without VAT, up by 44.7%.

In 8 months the cost of scrap increased by 8.1%, to $94 million. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Sayanal turns 25

The foil-rolling works Sayanal (a part of Rusal) has celebrated its 25th anniversary. Since its opening the company has produced 780 thousand tons of various metal products. “25 year ago Sayanal manufactured its product – aluminum ingots with the width of 1350 mm and the thickness of 10 mm. Today we can produce aluminum foil…

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Russia: SiGMA produces 87 kg of gold

Since the start of the commissioning of the gold-extracting factory at the Ozernovsky Mining and Processing Works, Siberian Mining and Metallurgical Alliance (SiGMA) has yielded 87 kg of gold. The lesser line with the capacity of 60 thousand tons of ore per year was commissioned in June. In the first year of operation it is…

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Ukraine: rolled metal exports up in January-September 2018

In January-September Ukraine exported 11.22 million tons of rolled metal, up by 1.4% YoY.

Since the start of the year Ukraine has produced 13.83 million tons of rolled metal, up by 6% YoY.

Thus, 81.1% were exported.

Last year the share of rolled metal exported was 79.7%. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Severstal and Power Machines support project of Russian museum in Petrozavodsk

Experts from the State Russian Museum proceeded with the implementation of the innovative education-and-exhibition project “Living Planet in Colors and Digits” in Petrozavodsk with the assistance of the companies Severstal and Power machines. The project events will be held at the Museum of Fine Arts of the Karelian Republic. The project is aimed at artistic…

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