Railway wheels

Auctions for the sale of 54 lots of scrap metal are scheduled for March 7, 2023

Ukrzaliznytsia put up for auction in the system ProZorro. Sale 54 lots with scrap metal with a total weight of 37.3 thousand tons. The total starting value is UAH 150.8 million. The average initial price per ton is UAH 4.12 thousand.

All lots are exhibited for the first time. The deadline for submitting applications for participation is March 6, 2023. The auction will take place on March 7, 2023.

Top 10 lots displayed by UZ in the ProZorro system

The lot numberWeight, tCost, UAH


Among the scrap offered for sale are types 501, 301, 303, 361, 500, 503 and others. These are rails, wagon frames, wire, wagon axles, wheels and other scrap.

From the beginning of 2023, UZ successfully implemented 9.91 thousand tons of ferrous metal scrap worth UAH 41.7 million.

As GMK Center reported earlier, in 2022, Ukrzaliznytsia successfully implemented 113.04 thousand scrap ferrous metals with a total value of UAH 669.98 million. This is 43.8% and 55.4% less, respectively, compared to 2021.

Among the main buyers of raw materials were:

  • Metinvest-Resources – 37 lots (33.28 thousand tons for UAH 178.1 million);
  • Dniprostal – 36 lots (30.34 thousand tons for UAH 155.66 million);
  • Ferolit – 16 lots (12.3 thousand tons for UAH 95.19 million).

In general, the railway year the operator planned to implement 170 thousand tons of scrap metal. The state company also intended to dismantle 13,000 wagons, the weight of which is partially included in the above figure.