Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant
Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant is a large manufacturer of coke products. Its main buyer is Zaporizhstal. The company purchases coal from Ukrainian, Russian, U.S. and Canadian suppliers. Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant is a part of Metinvest Holding.
Staff and wages
* per worker before taxes
Charts and tables
Production results, thousand tons
Indicative sales structure by products in 2018
Indicative sales structure by markets in 2018
* structure of sales volumes, metric tons
Financial performance, $ million
|Net income margin||-1.9%||-0.1%||5.6%||8.2%||12.3%||12.1%||0.8%|
Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant invested ₴90 million in the overhaul of the coke oven battery No. 6 to restore its design characteristics, improve product quality, and reduce negative environmental impacts.
In 2019, Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant invested ₴348.6 million in production modernization. Specifically, in November 2019, the plant partially switched to compressed air supply from Zaporizhstal, which allows saving around ₴3.1 million per annum.
Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant invested ₴152 million in a new line for electrode pitch granulation. The line helps utilize up to 99.5% of the exhaust vapors, thus minimizing its negative environmental impacts. In addition, the launch of a new line will allow switching from production of liquid pitch to granular pitch and double its output.
Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant is implementing an energy efficiency program. Specifically, in 2018, a checkrow disconnection scheme was applied to vertical channels of coke oven batteries. This reduced the annual gas consumption by 2 million cubic meters, with UAH 41 million cost advantage.
Zaporizhzhia Coke Plant is overhauling the coke oven batteries No. 5 and No. 6, with the annual capacity of 720 thousand tons. The overhaul works, scheduled for 2017–2021, are being performed without production idle. The program budget is UAH 250 million.
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