YuGMK expects increased steel output in so-called DPR/LPR and sales to Russia

Southern Mining and Metallurgical Complex (YuGMK) – a managing company of steelmaking and raw material companies seized by pro-Russia rebels in 2017 – said in an official statement that it expects an increase in production and trade with Russia after its recognition of the so-called Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics (DPR/LPR) as autonomous regions.

Steelmaking asset Alchevsk Iron & Steel Works in the Luhansk region, which used to belong to the Ukrainian Industrial Union of Donbass (ISD), and long-steel mills Yenakiieve and Makiivka Iron...


Marina Shulga

Elina Virchenko

February 23, 2022

16:46 GMT

Dubai, Dnipro