Mechel signs a long-term supply contract with Itochu Corp. for thermal coal, strengthening their trade partnership.
China Gezhouba Group agrees to complete the bankable feasibility study for Erdenet to Ovoot railway.
Despite the coal shortage in Ukraine this year, the country risks exacerbating the crisis by halting imports of Russian coal.
Mechel PAO is to launching a new longwall at V.I. Lenina underground mine which is part of Southern Kuzbass Coal Company.
SUEK will invest over RUB 250m (approximately US$4 million) in environmental programmes in Krasnoyarsk in 2017.