NLMK Group has won an award at the prestigious World's Best TV & Films international festival, for the first time in its history. The annual festival brings together film producers in a range of categories including television, documentary and adverts s – from more than 50 countries to compete for an award.
NLMK Group has brought a new multi-layered pre-painted steel to the Russian market. The multi-layered polymer coating is more robust and attractive thanks to its lacquer finish.
In 1Q 2017, NLMK Group sales grew by 1% qoq to 3.7 m t. Steel output* totaled 4.2 m t (flat qoq), with facilities running at 96% capacity.
NLMK (LSE: NLMK) will be announcing its consolidated IFRS results for Q1 2017 on Thursday, April 27, 2017.
NLMK Group boosted its spending on environmental projects and initiatives by 12% in 2016 to RUB 7.05 billion. NLMK Group's specific emissions have been cut by 45% over the past decade, to approach the level of best available technology of 18.9 kg per tonne of steel.
Lipetsk Gipromez has been rebranded and renamed to NLMK Engineering. The changes to the company’s name, logo and strategic positioning are a reflection of the extensive development it has undertaken over the last two years.