Press Releases
20September2011

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 worlds leading supplier of business management software solutions.
08September2011

Mechel Announces Record Results at Posiet Port

Moscow, Russia September 8, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces record coal transshipment results achieved by Trade Port Posiet OAO in August.
06September2011

Mechel Announces Elga First Results

Nerungri, Russia September 6, 2011 - Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the first results of mining in Yakutugol Holding Company OAOs Elga Coal Complex.
06September2011

Mechel Announces Creation of Joint Venture Mechel Somani Carbon Private Limited, India

Moscow, Russia September 6, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the creation of Mechel Somani Carbon Private Limited, India, set up jointly with Indias Somani Group. The joint venture will handle distribution of metallurgical coals on the Indian market.
31August2011

Mechel Announces Implementation of Summer Holiday Program for Children of Groups Employees

Moscow, Russia August 31, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, continues the tradition of providing corporate recreation for children of the Groups employees.
29August2011

Mechel Announces Key Accomplishments at Yakutugol and Its Subsidiary Elga Coal Complex

Neryungri, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Russia August 29, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces reaching full production capacity at the Nerungrinskaya processing plant of Yakutugol Holding Company OAO and gives an update on the construction of Elga Coal Complex.
23August2011

Mechel Reports Completion of First Stage of Reconstruction of Oxygen Converter Shop in Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant

Chelyabinsk, Russia August 23, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the launch of the new converter # 2 in Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plants oxygen-converter shop.
10August2011

Mechel Reports 1H 2011 Operational Results

Moscow, Russia August 10, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces 1H 2011 operational results.
08August2011

Mechel Announces JORC Summary of Ore Reserves and Resources

Moscow, Russia August 8, 2011 - Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces a JORC summary of its ore reserves and mineral resources as of May 1, 2011.
05August2011

Mechel Announces Financial Lease Contract for Mainline Diesel Locomotives

Moscow, Russia August 5, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the signing of a three-party contract between Mecheltrans Vostok OOO, Sinara-Transport Machines OAO, and VTB Leasing OAO for development, production and delivery of TEM-8 type locomotives.
04August2011

Mechel Announces Appointment of Mechel-Energo OOO Chief Executive Officer

Moscow, Russia August 4, 2011 - Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the appointment of Anatoly Merzlyakov as the new Chief Executive Officer of Mechel-Energo OOO. Mr. Merzlyakov replaces Sergei Zorin, who was acting chief executive officer.
03August2011

Mechel Announces Payment of Dividends Based on 2010 Fiscal Year Results

Moscow, Russia August 3, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces a dividend payment (including taxes) of 7,270,817,107.14 rubles (approximately 261.39 million US dollars*), based on the Companys results for the 2010 fiscal year.
01July2011

Mechel Announces Decisions Made by Mechel Mining OAO Board of Directors

Moscow, Russia July 1, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces the decisions made by Mechel Mining OAOs Board of Directors.
29June2011

Mechel Reports The 1Q 2011 Financial Results

Moscow, Russia June 29, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and steel group, today announced financial results for the 1Q 2011.
24June2011

Mechel Announces 2011 First Quarter Financial Results Conference Call and Internet Broadcast

Moscow, Russia June 24, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), a leading Russian mining and metals group, announces that it intends to release its financial results for the first quarter period ending March 31, 2011, on Wednesday, June 29, 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.
21June2011

Mechel Reports Winning Subsoil License for Pionerskoye Iron Ore Deposit

Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Russia June 21, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports winning the auction for the subsoil license for Pionerskoye iron ore deposit.
21June2011

Mechel Reports Results of a Meeting with Poscos Management

Moscow, Russia June 21, 2011 - Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports the results of a meeting between the management of Mechel and Posco, which include signing of the Framework Project Agreement and the Agreement for Construction of a Permanent Shift Worker Settlement for Elga Coal Complex.
15June2011

Mechel Reports Halt of Sibirginskaya Mine at Southern Kuzbass Coal Company

Myski, Russia June 15, 2011 Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports the temporary halt of the Sibirginskaya mine owned by Southern Kuzbass Coal Company OAO, which is part of Mechel Mining OAO.
14June2011

Mechel OAO Closed Books on Placement of Commercial Papers of the 19 Series at a Sum of 5 Billion Rubles

Moscow, Russia June 14, 2011. Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces successful closure of the books for the placement of its commercial papers of the 19 series.
14June2011

Mechel Reports Accident at Southern Urals Nickel Plants Roasting Workshop

Orsk, Russia June 14, 2011. Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and steel companies, reports an accident at the roasting workshops electric furnace #2 in Southern Urals Nickel Plant, which is part of Mechel Group.