Kazakhstan: coal extraction to increase

According to the strategic plan of the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan for 2017-2021, the planned volume of coal extraction for 2019 is 107.1 million tons, the ministry reported. “The fuels and minerals base of Kazakhstan’s coal industry is sufficient enough and notwithstanding large volumes of extraction, the coal stockpiles are still…

Russia: 4 gold zones found in Zabaikalye region

Chitageologorazvedka, a part of the state complex Rosgeologia, is finalizing prospecting work at the Darasun ore-alluvial district at the Zharcha-Talatuy site. The object with the size of 13.3 square km is situated in Zabaikalye region. During its operation the enterprise has found 4 mineralized zones with the expected reserves of R1 gold of at least…