Press Releases
15 December 2011

Mechel Reports the 9M 2011 Financial Results

Moscow, Russia – December 15, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and steel group, today announced financial results for the 9M 2011.
13 December 2011

Mechel Announces 2011 Nine Months Financial Results Conference Call and Internet Broadcast

Moscow, Russia — December 13, 2011 — Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and metals group, announces that it intends to release its financial results for the nine months ending September 30, 2011, on Thursday, December 15, 2011. 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.
13 December 2011

Industrial Washing of Elga Sample Confirms High Quality of Deposit’s Coking Coal

Moscow, Russia — December 13, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that Southern Kuzbass Coal Company’s washing plant produced first coking coal concentrate out of the Elga deposit’s coal.
12 December 2011

Mechel Wins Cbonds Awards Prize for Best Primary Placement for Domestic Bonds

Moscow, Russia — December 12, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces winning the prestigious Cbonds Awards contest in the Best Primary Placement for Domestic Bonds category.
09 December 2011

Mechel Announces Resumption of Work at Earlier Suspended Facilities of Two Southern Kuzbass Mines

Moscow, Russia – December 9, 2011. – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports that work at several facilities at two of Southern Kuzbass Coal Company’s mines, which enables the company to produce at full capacity, was resumed fully after a temporary suspension.
06 December 2011

Mechel Reports Suspension of Work at Several Facilities at Two Southern Kuzbass Mines

Moscow, Russia — December 6, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports that work was suspended at several facilities at two of Southern Kuzbass Coal Company’s mines.
28 November 2011

Mechel Announces Signing Long-Term Partnership Agreement with BelAZ

Moscow, Russia — November 28, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the signing of a long-term partnership agreement with BelAZ OAO during the session of the Supreme State Council of the Union State of Russia and Belarus held on the level of heads of state.
21 November 2011

Mechel Has Attended Metal Expo’ 2011 Annual Exhibition

Moscow, Russia — November 21, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports its participation in the 17th International Industrial Exhibition Metal-Expo’ 2011, which was held at the All-Russia Exhibition Center in Moscow on November 15-18, 2011.
16 November 2011

Mechel Reports Resumption of Mining at New-Olzherassk Underground Mine

Moscow, Russia — November 16, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that coal mining at New-Olzherassk Underground mine has been resumed.
15 November 2011

Mechel-Service OOO Is Acknowledged Russia’s Best Sales Network on Federal Level

Moscow, Russia — November 15, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that Mechel-Service OOO was lauded as Russia’s best sales network on the federal level.
14 November 2011

Mechel Reports 9M 2011 Operational Results

Moscow, Russia – November 14, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces 9M 2011 operational results.
10 November 2011

Mechel Announces Obtaining 130-Million-Dollar Credit

Moscow, Russia — November 10, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the signing of a long-term framework agreement with Sberbank of Russia on providing a loan to Mechel Trading AG.
27 October 2011

Mechel Announces Launch of Biochemical Waste Water Cleansing Equipment at Mechel-Coke

Chelyabinsk, Russia — October 27, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the launch of a biochemical cleaning facility to treat phenolic waste water from Mechel-Coke OOO’s coke and chemicals production process.
25 October 2011

Mechel Announces Launch of Experimental Industrial Ferronickel-Producing Complex in Southern Urals Nickel Plant

Orsk, Russia — October 25, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that Southern Urals Nickel Plant OAO launched an experimental industrial complex to produce ferronickel.
24 October 2011

Mechel Announces Mechel Trading AG Obtaining Loan for Re-financing Group’s Current Debt

Moscow, Russia — October 24, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that ING Bank N.V., UniCredit Bank AG, Barclays Capital Inc. and ZAO UnicreditBank have provided a syndicated loan to Mechel Trading AG.
11 October 2011

Mechel Reports the 1H 2011 Financial Results

Moscow, Russia – October 11, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and steel group, today announced financial results for the 1H 2011.
10 October 2011

Mechel Wins Award for Elga Coal Complex Project

Moscow, Russia — October 10, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, won the 5th annual award of Minex-2011 forum in the nomination “For Successful Development of a Mining Industry Project”.
06 October 2011

Mechel announces 2011 first half financial results conference call and internet broadcast

Moscow, Russia — October 6, 2011 — Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and metals group, announces that it intends to release its financial results for the first half period ending June 30, 2011, on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. In conjunction with this release, Mechel will host a conference call, which will be simultaneously broadcasted live over the Internet. Stanislav Ploschenko, Chief Financial Officer, will host the call.
03 October 2011

Mechel Announces Establishing Its Representative Office in Belarus

Moscow, Russia – October 3, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces establishing its official representative office in Minsk, the Republic of Belarus.
20 September 2011

Mechel Reports Long-Term Partnership with SAP AG

Moscow, Russia — September 20, 2011 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the signing of a strategic partnership memorandum with SAP AG, the world’s leading supplier of business management software solutions.