In 2016, two mining and processing plant included in the titanium business of Group DF (Mezhdurechensk GOK and Valky-Ilmenite) produced 170,2 thousand tons of commodity 42% of ilmenite concentrate (Ті2О). This is stated in the press service of the group.
“Our two processing plants, in fact, managed to keep production at the level of the previous year and execute business plans. For the year, we got “plus” – said the Director of Mezhdurechensk GOK Sergiy Sakhnenko.
Mezhdurechensk GOK and Valky-Ilmenite represent the division of production of titanium business of Group DF. The maximum design capacity of the Mezhdurechensk GOK is 200 thousand tons of ilmenite concentrate per year, Rolls-Ilmenite – 65 thousand tons.
Total investment of Group DF in the development of the two Plants is more than 330,8 million. Investments in Mezhdurechensk GOK exceeded 207 million UAH. and Valky-Ilmenite – 124 million UAH.
It is noted that in the framework of the strategy for the development of the titanium business of Group DF is also investing in the construction of two new processing plants – Stremigorodskoye GOK (Zhytomyr region) and Muranovskogo GOK (Dnipropetrovsk region). The amount invested in the project Maternowski mine exceeded $115,7 million in the project Stremigorodskoye GOK invested 74.5 million UAH.