In January-September Irkutsk region extracted 19,030 kg of gold, up by 0.6% YoY.
10,526 kg accounted for ore gold and 8,505 – for alluvial gold.
The largest output in 9 months among ore gold extractors was achieved by Polyus Verninskoye – 5,803 kg, followed by Vysochaishiy with 2,231 kg and Ugakhan with 1,610 kg.
Lenzoloto and Vitim were the largest extractors of alluvial gold – 3,835 and 2,269 kg respectively.
This year Irkutsk region intends to extract 24,592 kg of gold. (Ukrainian metal)