At the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholder (EGM) held on 29 May 2020, NLMK shareholders approved the payment of Q4 2019 dividends of RUB 3.12 per share. Considering the previously paid interim dividends, total 2019 dividends will amount to 17.36 rubles per share.
NLMK Group, a global steel company, is proud to announce that Sustainalytics has revised the company’s ESG rating from the 31.5 NLMK was awarded last year to 28 this year, with a lower number indicating stronger management of ESG issues by a company. NLMK is currently ranked among the top 3 steel companies analyzed by Sustainalytics.
NLMK Group, a global steel company, continues to offer support to local communities in the regions where it operates and to provide social assistance to current and former employees.
NLMK Lipetsk, NLMK Group’s flagship production site, has completed performance testing of new air purification systems installed on facilities that underwent capital repairs in late 2019, namely Basic Oxygen Furnace No. 2, which has a capacity in excess of 3 million tonnes of steel per year and Blast Furnace No. 6, which has a capacity of 3.4 million tonnes of pig iron per year.
NLMK Group was ranked sixth among steel companies globally by total shareholder return (TSR) in the 2020 Value Creators report, a ranking compiled by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) that covered a five-year period from 2015 through to 2019.