Rebels restart production at seized Metinvest units in east Ukraine

Pro-Russia rebels in eastern Ukraine resumed steel production earlier this month at assets seized from the country’s largest steelmaker, Metinvest, sources told Metal Bulletin on Thursday May 25.

Operations at long steel mills Yenakiieve Iron & Steel Works (Yenakiieve Steel) and its Makiivka wire rod unit, both in the east of Ukraine, have been halted since late February due to disruptions to raw material supplies created by illegal blockades set up by pro-government...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

May 26, 2017

13:50 GMT