Press Releases
29 June 2012

Mechel Announces Results of Its Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting

Moscow, Russia — June 29, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that its Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting was held on June 29, 2012.
20 June 2012

Mechel Reports the 1Q 2012 Financial Results

Moscow, Russia – June 20, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and steel group, today announced financial results for the 1Q 2012.
18 June 2012

Mechel Announces 2012 First Quarter Financial Results Conference Call and Internet Broadcast

Moscow, Russia — June 18, 2012 — Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that it intends to release its financial results for the first quarter period ending March 31, 2012, on Wednesday, June 20, 2012. In conjunction with this release, Mechel will host a conference call, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. Yevgeny Mikhel, Chief Executive Officer, will host the call.
13 June 2012

Mechel Reports New Management Appointments

Moscow, Russia — June 13, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports the appointment of Sergei Zhilyakov as the Chief Executive Officer of Mechel Ferroalloys Management OOO.
08 June 2012

Mechel Reports Meeting between Chairman of Mechel’s Board of Directors and President of Minmetals Corporation during Russian President’s State Visit to China

Moscow, Russia – June 8, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports that Mechel’s Chairman of the Board of Directors Igor Zyuzin met with Minmetals Corporation’s President Zhou Zhongshu during Mr. Zyuzin’s trip as part of the Russian delegation in the framework of Russian Federation’s President Vladimir Putin’s official visit to People’s Republic of China.
30 May 2012

Russian Federation’s Industry and Trade Minister Visits Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant

Chelyabinsk, Russia — May 30, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports the visit of Russian Federation’s Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov to the construction site for Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant OAO’s universal rolling mill.
10 May 2012

Mechel Reports Board of Directors’ Decision

Moscow, Russia – May 10, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces its Board’s dividend recommendation.
10 May 2012

Mechel Announces Filing With SEC 2011 Annual Report (Form 20-F)

Moscow, Russia — May 10, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that it has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
10 May 2012

Mechel Reports the 2011 Financial Results

Moscow, Russia – May 10, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and steel group, today announced financial results for the full year 2011.
04 May 2012

Mechel Announces Prolongation of 22-Billion-Ruble Credit Facilities

Moscow, Russia – May 4, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces signing agreements with Gazprombank for the extension of short-term credit facilities totalling 22 billion rubles (approximately 747 million US dollars*).
04 May 2012

Mechel Reports Resumption of Mining at Sibirginsk Mine

Moscow, Russia — May 4, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports that mining at Southern Kuzbass Coal Company OAO’s Sibirginsk Mine was resumed.
03 May 2012

Mechel Announces 2011 Full Year Financial Results Conference Call and Internet Broadcast

Moscow, Russia — May 3, 2012 — Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that it intends to release its financial results for the full year period ending December 31, 2011, on Thursday, May 10, 2012. In conjunction with this release, Mechel will host a conference call, which will be simultaneously broadcasted live over the Internet. Yevgeny Mikhel, Chief Executive Officer, will host the call.
02 May 2012

Mechel Announces Obtaining 500-Million-Dollar Credit

Moscow, Russia — May 02, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the signing of long-term loan facilities with Gazprombank on providing credit lines to Yakutugol Holding Company OAO and Southern Kuzbass Coal Company OAO in the aggregate amount of 500 million US dollars.
27 April 2012

Mechel Reports 1Q 2012 Operational Results

Moscow, Russia – April 27, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces 1Q 2012 operational results.
27 April 2012

Mechel Receives Lenders’ Approval On Waivers And Amendments To Credit Facilities

Moscow, Russia – April 27, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces completion of talks with lenders resulting in waivers and amendments to certain major credit facilities.
23 April 2012

Mechel Reports Implementation of Long-Term Partnership Agreement with BelAZ Signed in Presence of Russian and Belarusian Presidents

Moscow, Russia — April 23, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports acquiring 15 BelAZ mining dump trucks as part of a long-term partnership agreement signed by Mechel OAO and BelAZ OAO on November 28, 2011, during the session of the Supreme State Council of the Union State of Russia and Belarus in the presence of heads of state.
16 April 2012

Mechel Announces Prolongation of VTB Bank Credit Facilities

Moscow, Russia – April 16, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the extension of credit facilities totalling 13.6 billion rubles (approximately 462 million US dollars*) previously obtained from VTB Bank for Mechel’s enterprises.
05 April 2012

Mechel OAO Closed Books on Placement of Stock Bonds at Total Sum of 15 Billion Rubles

Moscow, Russia — April 05, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the successful closure of the books for the placement of its BO-05, BO-06, BO-07, BO-11 and BO-12 series bonds.
04 April 2012

Mechel Receives Russia-Korea Business Award in Best Corporation Category

Seoul, Republic of Korea – April 04, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces winning Russia-Korea Business Awards’ Best Corporation nomination.
29 March 2012

Mechel Announces That It Is in Discussions With Its Lenders

Moscow, Russia – March 29, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that it commenced discussions with its lenders seeking waivers and amendments to certain of its credit facilities.