Mechel OAO - Form 6-K

Washington, D.C. 20549


PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16

November 18, 2013

Commission File Number: 001-32328

Mechel OAO
(Translation of registrant’s name into English)
(Jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
Krasnoarmeyskaya 1,
Moscow 125993
Russian Federation
(Address of principal executive office)
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Moscow, Russia — November 18, 2013 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading
Russian mining and metals companies, reports its participation in the 19th
International Industrial Exhibition Metal-Expo’ 2013, which was held at the
All-Russia Exhibition Center in Moscow on November 12-15, 2013.
Mechel’s corporate booth showcased the products of Chelyabinsk Metallurgical
Plant, Urals Stampings Plant, Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant, Izhstal and
Vyartsilya Metal Products Plant. As part of the exhibition, winners of various
contests were awarded:
•	Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant’s universal rolling mill, launched in July
2013, won the Main Event in the Russian Steel Industry 2013 nomination.
•	Mechel-Service OOO was acknowledged the best sales network by sales volume.
•	Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant, Beloretsk Metallurgical Plant and Urals
Stampings Plant won gold and silver medals for successful implementation of
innovative projects and technologies.
•	Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant won a silver medal for implementing an
automated steel production planning and accounting system on SAP ERP platform.
•	Mechel Group’s corporate media won awards in the Best Corporate Media in the
Steelmaking Industry of Russia and the CIS 2013 contest. Beloretsk Metallurgical
Plant’s Metallurg newspaper won the Best Steelmaking and Hardware Media
nomination, while Mechel-Service’s Steel Service magazine won the Best Steel
Selling Media nomination. Our Mechel magazine was awarded as the Best Corporate
•	The book titled “Time. People. Steel”, dedicated to Chelyabinsk Metallurgical
Plant’s 70th anniversary, won a special diploma “For Popularizing Steelmaking”.
•	Mechel-Steel Management Company was the laureate of the contest for best video
products in the steelmaking industry of Russia and the CIS — Metal Vision 2013.
•	Chelyabinsk Metallurgical Plant’s Fyodor Shmidt and Beloretsk Metallurgical
Plant’s Maria Yakovleva won the first and third place respectively in the photo
contest “People of the Fiery Profession”.
The exhibition welcomed over 30,000 visitors from construction, engineering,
fuel and energy, transport, logistics and steel trade industries. Over 50
conferences, seminars and round tables were held within the exhibition’s
Mechel OAO
Ekaterina Videman
Tel: + 7 495 221-88-88

Mechel is an international mining and steel company which employs over 80,000
people. Its products are marketed in Europe, Asia, North and South America,
Africa. Mechel unites producers of coal, iron ore concentrate, steel, rolled
products, ferroalloys, heat and electric power. All of its enterprises work in a
single production chain, from raw materials to high value-added products.
Some of the information in this press release may contain projections or other
forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial
performance of Mechel, as defined in the safe harbor provisions of the U.S.
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. We wish to caution you that
these statements are only predictions and that actual events or results may
differ materially. We do not intend to update these statements. We refer you to
the documents Mechel files from time to time with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission, including our Form 20-F. These documents contain and
identify important factors, including those contained in the section captioned
“Risk Factors” and “Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements” in our
Form 20-F, that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those
contained in our projections or forward-looking statements, including, among
others, the achievement of anticipated levels of profitability, growth, cost and
synergy of our recent acquisitions, the impact of competitive pricing, the
ability to obtain necessary regulatory approvals and licenses, the impact of
developments in the Russian economic, political and legal environment,
volatility in stock markets or in the price of our shares or ADRs, financial
risk management and the impact of general business and global economic

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
    Mechel OAO
Date: November 18, 2013 By: Evgeny V. Mikhel

  Name:  Evgeny V. Mikhel
  Title: CEO