On March 7, electronic exchange trades on the sale of coking coal grade Zh (0-200) of the state enterprise "Derzhvuhlepostach", held at electronic exchange trades of UEEX. Basic quality indicators: ash - 33.0%, moisture - 5.8%, sulfur - 2.8%. As a result of trades, the starting price of coal increased by almost 23%.
The results of the trades were commented by member of the Exchange Committee Inna Shcherbyna: "22 000 tons of ordinary coal of grade Zh, produced by SE "Toretskvugillia" at a starting price of 2 232 UAH/t including VAT, were put up for trading. Due to the high competition at the trading, the price increased to 2 742 UAH/t including VAT, or up to 2 285 UAH/t without VAT, since the price will be adjusted for the amount of VAT, since the seller enjoys a tax benefit. During the trading session, buyers took 51 steps to increase the price, resulting in a starting price increase of 510 UAH/t VAT included. We welcome the increase in competition and the number of participants in the exchange trading of coal products. Due to the electronic trading data, the state enterprise will additionally receive 9.35 million UAH ".