Enterprises of Ukraine In the current year made a discount of 15-20% on the world's largest ilmenite producer of titanium – the Russian Corporation " VSMPO-AVISMA ", said in the process the international exhibition of arms Russia Arms Expo (RAE-2015) on the last working day of the week organization's General Director Mikhail Voevodin.
"This year We received ilmenite (titanium ore – approx. OPINION) from three sources of Ukraine and from Australia. The cost of a ton of minor ilmenite, and logistics plays a big role. Logistics of deliveries from Ukraine remains the most interesting. We took good discounts – 15 to 20%, save money on the purchase, But, unfortunately, in dollars ", – Voevodin said the news Agency.
Voevodin also clarified that found suppliers of ilmenite from Africa, India and Vietnam. If the company will have to abandon the supplies from Ukraine, issues in the workplace will not occur." But we don't need, or circumstances, which would be forced to do it ", – He explained. According to his statement, as long as ilmenite reserves in the enterprise enough." two years earlier, We have increased our savings, which We can "live" six months – their more than 60 thousand Tons. We don't stop to keep this safety stock. It allows us feel very cool as in the negotiation process and in the event of unexpected supply disruptions ", - has declared the Director-General. He noted that one common need of the Corporation in raw at up to 120 thousand Tons per year. Remember, in the last month of summer was announced that the Boeing Company and the Corporation "VSMPO-AVISMA" has signed a contract for production and delivery of titanium forgings for the new composite wing for the latest Boeing 777X, the production of which will begin in 2017. OJSC "Corporation VSMPO-AVISMA" – the world's largest manufacturer of titanium alloys, with full production cycle: from raw material processing to finished products with a high degree of mechanical processing.