Mikhail Volynets, the chairman of the Confederation of Free Unions, reports that over 50 miners of Lisichanskugol (Lugansk region) are striking underground. “In particular 31 miners from the mine named after Kapustin and 21 miners from the Novodruzheskaya mine are on strike”, he wrote on his Facebook page. “The administration has forbidden other miners to…Details
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In June Ukraine produced 1565 thousand tons of steel, down by 7.3% MoM, or by 124 thousand tons. In January-June steel output dropped by 17.2% YoY, or by 2140 thousand tons, to 10273 thousand tons. In May steel manufacture increased by 18.7% MoM, or by 266 thousand tons, to 1689 thousand tons. In 2016 Ukraine…Details
The metal industry of the Zaporozhye region provides jobs to every fifth citizen – 29.9 thousand people, or 21.3% of the regions employment, in mining – 5.9 thousand people, or 4.2%. In January-June the index of industrial output in metal industry increased by 2.1% YoY, though in mining it fell by 3.4%, mostly because of…Details
The state enterprise Gosgeonedra has given the license to the Vostochniy Mining and Processing Works in Kropivnitsky (Kirovograd region) to mine for uranium. “I have met with the miners and promised to help. The authorities reacted to my appeal. On July 17, 3 thousand people went to work”, the Radical party leader Oleg Lyashko reported.…Details
The employees of the state enterprise Lvivugol have expressed no-confidence to the minister of energy and coal industry Igor Nasalik. According to the Independent Miners’ Union chairman Mikhail Volynets, the decision was taken following the systematic non-payment of salary and unfulfilled promises. “As of the Miners’ Day the debts are unlikely to be cleared, thus…Details
In early June Rosneft and the Pipe Metallurgical Company signed a contract for the delivery of oil pipes, and on July 13 the TMK deputy CEO Vladimir Shmatovich reported its cost – over $3 billion. The contract has been signed for 5.5 years, which will allow TMK to occupy some 40% of the Russian market,…Details
In September Karabashmed will start replacing converters in its metallurgical shop. The company intends to increase output to 130 thousand tons of raw copper per year and improve environment safety by implementing the gas-purifying system. The converters will be put into operation in the middle of the next year. At present the company operates 3…Details
In January-June Russian Railroads bought 553.5 thousand tons of rails. All the rails are bought from Russian manufacturers. In particular Evraz supplied 397.1 thousand tons of rails, and Mechel – 156.4 thousand tons. This year Russian Railroads intends to buy around 1 million tons of rails: some 700 thousand tons from Evraz and 330 thousand…Details
The Belarus Iron and Steel Works section-rolling shop No. 2 has produced 1 million tons of metal since the start of its operations. The event took place on July 16, the Day of the Metallurgists. In H1 2017 the shop sold 256.3 thousand tons of metal valued at $112.4 million, exporting 215.2 thousand tons (84%)…Details
In January-June the Pipe Metal Company increased sales by 4.1% YoY, to 1.808 million tons. The increase was spurred mostly by the demand growth for seamless pipes, the company said in a statement. Seamless pipes sales increased by 16.9%, to 1.346 million tons. Welded pipes sales dropped by 21%, to 462 thousand tons due to…Details
By the end of the year Rusal intends to have finished negotiations with the banks on loans to complete construction of Tayshet Aluminum Works. “We’re negotiating with VEB on a rather advanced stage. But there is no word from Rushydro yet. As soon as they say anything, we will draw financing together”, Rusal strategy, business…Details
In 2017 VSMPO-Avisma intends to keep earnings on the previous year level – 76 billion rubles. Sales are expected to increase by 15.8%, to 28.3 thousand tons. The strengthening of the ruble negatively affects the ruble reports, the ruble equivalent of exports decreases, and that’s some 70% of all earnings. (Ukrainian metal)Details
In January-June Zaporozhye Iron Ore Complex mined 2.021 million tons of iron ore, or 100.1% of the plan, at the same time down by 7.2% YoY. The average Fe content in ore in H1 was 61.22%, or 101.3% of the plan. The company sold 2.095 million tons of ore, or 97.7% of the plan. In…Details