On July the 20 th , 2018, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Ukraine, Sumi Shegeki paid a visit to Ferrexpo Yeristovo Mining.
At first, the delegation with the Ambassador visited the newly-constructed joint dispatch centre, located in FYM administration complex Gornyak, and designated to efficiently manage both mines of FYM and FPM, where one can monitor in-pit trucks movement and control all main operation mining processes.
Then the Ambassador went to see the recently opened FYM History Gallery, where he learnt about the history of establishment of the company, its main milestones and achievements.
Among the facilities to be visited Mr. Sumi Shegeki with a great interest attended the repair and maintenance workshop and technical service station, where he viewed the mining equipment fleet and studied technical equipment maintenance processes.
The viewing mine platform was the last stop of the site visit. Ferrexpo Chief Executive Officer, Kostyantyn Zhevago and the guests discussed iron ore mining processes, dewatering as well as operation of the technological equipment.
Having visited FYM, the Ambassador of Japan and the delegation headed to see FPM production facilities, the city of Horishni Plavni and its social objects.