Russia: Vostochnaya GRE gold output up in 2019

The Vostochnaya GRE Group of Companies has finished the season having extracted 520 kg of alluvial gold, up by 27% YoY. The extraction was carried out by two daughter companies – Korolevskoye LLC and Yablonevoye LLC. This year they were operating at two sites. The season started in mid-May. The group reserves are estimated at…

Russia: metal transportation via Zabaikalye Railroad up in January-October 2019

In January-October Zabaikalye Railroad transported 172 thousand tons of containers, up by 33.7% YoY. In particular, domestic transportation accounted for 47.2 thousand TEU (+14.4%), transit – 43.5 thousand TEU (+46.7%), export – 2.9 thousand containers (-23.9%) and import – 78.3 thousand TEU (+45.4%). The railroad transported 22.9 thousand TEU of metal wares (+44.1%), 8.8 thousand…