In January-September, Russia produced 268 tons of gold.
Ore gold amounted to 219 tons, auxiliary gold – 13 tons, secondary gold – 25 tons and gold in concentrates – 11 tons.
This year, the Union of Gold Miners expects output to reach 366 tons.
At the same time, demand could drop by 3%, to 362 tons, including 300 tons of exports. (Ukrainian metal)