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Russian ferrous metallurgy news
| 05 Aug 2019 | 12:05

Stoilensky produces its 15-millionth tonne of pellets

Stoilensky produces its 15-millionth tonne of pellets Stoilensky, part of NLMK Group, has produced its fifteen-millionth tonne of pellets since the launch of its pelletizing plant. Launched in November 2016, the pelletizing plant has a design capacity of 6 million tonnes of pellets per year. In 2018, the plant reached the production capacity of 6.7 million tonnes of pellets (+12% yoy). In March Stoilensky signed a development contract with the Finnish company Outotec to increase the pelletizing plant's installed capacity by a third - from 6 to 8...
Russian non-ferrous metallurgy news
| 05 Aug 2019 | 12:08

RUSAL Announces 1st Quarter Operating Results

RUSAL Announces 1st Quarter Operating Results Moscow, 30 April 2019 – RUSAL, a leading global aluminium producer, announces its operating results for the first quarter 2019 (“1Q19”). Key highlights Aluminium Aluminium production in 1Q19 totaled 928 thousand tonnes (-1.6% quarter-on-quarter (“QoQ”)), with Siberian smelters representing 93% of total aluminium output; In 1Q19, aluminium sales amounted to 896 thousand tonnes. In 1Q19 sales of value added products (VAP3) decreased to 259 thousand tonnes (-22.2% QoQ). This period was significantly...