Rosneft, Metals and mining
The stake of UGMK in the new company will be 75%, Rosneft – 25%.
The Izhora pipe plant (a part of Severstal) has won a tender to supply large-diameter pipes to Rosneft.
UMMC will have 75% of participation share in JV, “Rosneft” – 25%
TMK-CPW, which is a joint venture of Pipe metallurgical company (TMK) and the Greek company Corinth Pipeworks, has manufactured and shipped to Rosneft a batch of electric-welded longitudinal pipes
"Rosneft" had attracted more than 1.5 trillion roubles foreign investments into its projects in the Far East of Russia, CEO Igor Sechin stated at the launching ceremony of the first stage
Metalloinvest denied the information of a possible participation of its owner, A. Usmanov, in Rosneft’s privatization.
This information is false. Last week Znak.com reported referring to an anonymous source of a possible participation of A. Usmanov in the privatization of Rosneft.
As the Kommersant has found, following Rosneft and Gazprom metallurgical companies have asked not to disclose publicly information. NLMK complained Dmitry Medvedev on the statements of Gazprom that the price of gas in Russia was underestimated and subsidized economy. This, says the owner of NLMK Vladimir Lisin, became an argument for the introduction of US countervailing duties. The Government examines the situation. Gazprom officially promises to continue publishing "objective pricing picture", but most of the statements that caused the Mr. Lisin’s dissatisfaction, disappeared from the monopoly’s website.
Chairman of the NLMK’s Board and owner of the companyVladimir Lisin applied to the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in mid-May with a request to assist in the "exclusion of information about subsidizing the Russian industry, non-market or low gas price level from all public sources". As the letter noted, from 2015 "a new tool of trade combat" is applied against Russian exporters - countervailing investigation, by results of which duties are set on the basis of evidence of state subsidies, received by the exporter.
In January-May 2016, the freight turnover of Transneft’s marine terminals, which accounts for up to 19.7% (-0.1 percentage point) of the aggregate turnover of the Russian ports, amounted to 56.32 million tons (+ 5.5% compared to January-May 2015).
In particular, according to the Association of Sea Trading Ports of the Russian Federation, on the basis of which the TASS prepared the rating, in the reporting period, the freight turnover of Transneft - Port Kozmino increased by 3.4% to 13.14 million tons, Neva Pipeline Company - by 6.3% to 12.11 million tons.
Evraz ZSMK has shipped about 3 thousand tons of rolled products to the Zvezda shipyard (Primorie region).
Until the end of 2016 Evraz ZSMK plans to ship another thousand tons of fittings to the enterprise.
The Zvezda plant actively uses the products of Evraz for the needs of production. The most demanded product is the fitting of AIII class out of 25G2C steel mark. Hot rolled fittings of AIII class produced by Evraz ZSMK has well showed itself among consumers due to its guaranteed strength characteristics, plasticity and welding nature.
Zvezda specializes in the repair of submarines of the Pacific fleet, and re-equipment and modernization of subsurface launch platforms.
The technical opportunities of the plant allow to produce and put in the water floating vessels with the weight of up to 13.5 thousand tons.
Alrosa on sales
Nowadays Russia prepares to privatize the shareholdings in several companies including Alrosa AK. Despite the plan to offer a large shareholding of 10.9% in the company to the market, the stocks’ rates will be under the pressure in the near time. The investors should not await their considerable growth in this year, the market analysts and experts think.