Worker protest at ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih halts most pig iron, all steel production

Production of most pig iron and all steel products at ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih (AMKR) facility in Ukraine has been halted due to worker protests that began on Wednesday May 16.

The protests were started by several railroad department workers on May 16. Protesters have demanded an increase to monthly salaries to €1,000 ($1,181) and to assurances that all rolling stock...


Vlada Novokreshchenova

May 17, 2018

13:08 GMT