Dniepropetrovsk, Ukraine – Komsomolsk, Ukraine – July 20, 2013. Eurotire representatives were invited to participate in Poltava and Yeristovo’s mine’s annual citywide celebration event on Metallurgy Workers Day. Each year the city gathers together with Poltava and Yeristovo mines in order to honor their workers. This year, Eurotire partnered with these mines by donating prizes and working together with officials in order to provide the local workers with well deserved accolades at the Komsomolsk event. Komsomolsk is a purpose built mining city in central Ukraine.
After daytime festivities in the streets, three of the city’s most influencial people gave a special address. The special guest speakers included Sergey Suprun, Mayor of Komsomolsk, Victor Lotous, Director of Poltava Mining and Goroshko Nikolay, Director General of Yeristovo Mining. Eurotire then awarded prizes and certificates to the winners of the “Best Worker” competition.
Eurotire’s CIS Marketing and Training Manager states “Both minesites are Eurotire’s largest strategic clients in Ukraine. We are proud of our long term partnership and thankful for the opportunity to participate in the awarding of worker appreciation gifts during the ceremony. Eurotire is looking forward to many more years of successful partnerships with Yeristova and Poltava Mines.”
About Ferrexpo: Ferrexpo plc is a Swiss headquartered resource company with assets in Ukraine. They are principally involved in the production and export of iron ore pellets, which are used in the manufacture of steel. Our asset base comprises one of the largest iron ore resources in the world. They produce around ten million tonnes of iron ore pellets per year and with several growth projects in place are aiming to double future production. They are committed to becoming a leading global supplier of iron ore pellets, providing outstanding service to their customers and strong returns to their shareholders. For more information, please visit: www.ferrexpo.com