Metals and mining
The main consumer of rod iron of the Kandalaksha aluminum plant out of alloys of 1xxx, 6 xxx and 8xxx series will be cable plants in Russia and overseas.
Severstal has signed annual agreements with leading automakers in Russia and the CIS countries on supply of metal in 2017, the company's press centre reports.
The EU might reject the introduction of the anti-dumping duties in respect of suppliers of hot-rolled steel in coils from Russia and other countries.
ChTPZ group has shipped a lot of pumping and compression pipes for Arctic oil extraction at the Prirazlomny deposit.
In 2017 a new GOK is planned to be put into operation in the Irkutsk region.
In the long term, the production of titanium products will increase in Russia, which follows from the reports made today at the conference "Ti-2017 in the CIS states" in Ekaterinburg.
In 2017, Razrezugol (joint venture of En + and Chinese Shenhua) plans to produce 200 thousand tons of coal at the Zashulanskoye coal deposit in the Krasnochikoysky District of the Trans-Baikal regi
According to the Ministry of Energy and Coal of the Ukraine, in January-February 2017 coal mining grew by 11.3% to 7.368 mln tons against January-February 2016.
In 2017, Buryatzoloto (a part of Nordgold) intends to invest 1.6 billion rubles in the development, which corresponds to the level of 2016, said deputy operations director of Nordgold, head of Bury
Aldanzoloto JSC (in the structure of Polyus) plans to increase gold mining at the Kuranakh deposit in Yakutia to 7 tons a year, which is by 40% higher than in 2016, the managing director of the com