Karelsky Okatysh

Karelsky Okatysh is one of the leading and modern iron ore mining complexes in Russia. It produces 20% of Russian iron ore pellets.

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General information

Location:
Kostomuksha, Republic of Karelia , North-West Russia

Established:
1982

Acquired:
From 1994 till 1999 Severstal acquired a controling stake in Karelsky Okatysh. By 2008 Karelsky Okatysh became a fully owned subsidiary of Severstal.

Ownership:
Severstal holds 100% of Karelsky Okatysh of the share capital

Facilities

Reserves:
Reserves and resources 1.269 billion metric tonnes (2008, JORC)

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Indicative annual output:
Production of pellets – 10.6 million tonnes (2014)

Products

Karelsky Okatysh produces

  • Blast Furnace Unfluxed Pellets
  • Blast Furnace Fluxed Pellets

Who buys products:
The main consumer of Karelsky Okatysh products is Severstal Russian Steel (Cherepovets, Russia). Among other main consumers are Tata Corus (Netherlands, Great Britain), Lucchini (Italy), Rautaruukki (Finland)

Other key information

Severstal is the second largest producer of iron ore pellets in Russia. Karelsky Okatysh produces about 30% of iron ore pellets in Russia.

Post address

OAO Karelsky Okatysh52 Zvezdnaya street,
Republic of Karelia, Костомукша,
Russia, 186930

Phone: +7 (81459) 33509
Fax: +7 (81459) 35535

Web site: karelskyokatysh.severstal.com (in Russian only)