The products of Severstal, MMK and NLMK are more expensive in Russia than in Europe. It did not cause any questions among the Russian authorities, but the Europeans made themselves alert.
What should expect the Russian billionaires in the context of the fight against money laundering in the UK.
Russian metallurgists have grown rich by more than $1 billion in half a day.
Novatek shares are falling, reducing the wealth of Leonid Mikhelson with every new day.
Oil and gas companies so far account for about a third of total dividend payments by Russian companies, but have already reduced them by 15%. The leader in dividends is still MMC Norilsk Nickel with 141 billion rubles.
List of most wealthy Russians for the second consecutive year is headed by the co-owner of "Novatek" and "Sibur" Leonid Michelson.
The group saw the prospect for expansion.
Sale of assets and dividends earned them about $12.4 billion of revenues in 2016.
Prices for steel and coal recovered due to temporary problems in China and Australia, but soon it will end, experts say.