Russia: Ruspolymet exports up in 2018

In 2018 Ruspolymet has doubled its exports, to 2 billion rubles.

Next year the company intends to further increased exports by 1 billion rubles.

At present the company exports rings and heat-resistant steel forgings.

By 2024 Ruspolymet expects to have increased its exports to 6 billion rubles annually. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: 268 billion rubles to be invested in Peschanka

The volume of private investments into the gold-copper deposit Peschanka in Chukotka Autonomous District will reach 268 billion rubles.

3 thousand jobs will be created.

The Peschanka JORC resources are 9.5 million tons of copper and 16.5 million ounces of gold. (Ukrainian metal)

Kazakhstan: ore output up in January-November 2018

In January-November the volume of industrial output in Kazakhstan increased by 4.5% YoY, including by 4.7% in mining.

Iron ore mining grew by 7.3% due to the increase in the output at Sokolovsko-Sarbaysky Mining and Processing Works.

Non-ferrous ores output increased by 3.9%. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Raspadskaya sets coal output record in November 2018

Raspadskaya mine extracted 806 thousand tons of coal in November, up from the target of 684 thousand tons.

This is the best monthly result among Raspadskaya Coal Company enterprises.

This is also the highest result for the past 8 years.

The mine is managed by the Raspadskaya Coal Company and extracts coking coal. (Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: ferroalloys exports down in January-November 2018

In January-November Ukraine exported 823.45 thousand tons of ferroalloys valued at $899.895 million, down by 3.2% and by 11.4% YoY respectively. According to the State Fiscal Service, the main importers were Turkey (17.37%), Italy (14.99%) and the Netherlands (13.7%). At the same time Ukraine imported 51.24 thousand tons of ferroalloys valued at $148.9 million, down…

Kazakhstan: 85 tons of gold a year to be mined

The country’s two giants, Bakyrchik mining enterprise and Sary Arka Copper Processing, are set to reach full production capacity. “The advanced mining enterprise using the latest equipment and technologies is set to produce 10 tons of gold concentrate an average per year. Realization of the project will let excavate gold ore within nine years and…