In May 2014 Yuzhny GOK increased concentrate output 8.81% to 977.1ths ton from 898ths ton, the company informed.
The sinter production moved up 51.79% to 255ths ton from 168ths ton.
Over the 5-month period the concentrate output was pushed up 6.58% to 4.613mln ton; sinter - 3.16% to 1.14mln ton.
Yuzhny GOK (Dnepropetrovskaya reg.) is one of the main ore raw producers in Ukraine. The major holders include Smart Holding and Evraz Group owners.
Evraz Group S.A. is the largest vertically-integrated metallurgic and mining company. It involves three leading steel-making entities (Nizhnetagilsky, Zapadno-Sibirsky, Nizhnekuznetsky) and Evraz Palini e Bertoli (Italy), Evraz Vitkovice Steel (Czechia), Evraz Inc. NA (USA and Canada), ore assets in Ukraine, Highveld Steel and Vanadium Corporation (South Africa).
In 2013 the steel output moved up 1.1% to 16.109mln ton; steel products - 1.73% to 15.972mln ton from 15.7mln ton; pit iron - 4.34% to 12.553mln ton from 12.031mln ton.
"AK&M", 11:31, 19.06.2014 1251 AKM,COR