Kyrgyzstan: placer gold deposit Baymak put out for bids

The State Committee of Industry, Energy and Subsoil Use put a deposit of placer gold Baymak on auction, official website of the committee reported. The deposit is located in Ala-Buka district of Jalal-Abad region. The deposit was discovered in 1956 following the ancient mining of placer gold. Kyzyl-Tokoy, Orto-Tokoy, Baymak, Ala-Buka, which now constitute Nizhnekassanskoye…

Russia: Odolgo increases gold output

The Priamurye region-based mining company Odolgo increased alluvial gold output in 2017 to 38.9 kg. Last year the company obtained 37.6 kg of gold. At the same time, the output plan for 2017 has been only 50% fulfilled. The target for the next year has not been officially set yet, but according to the company…

Kyrgyzstan not to agree to 100% share in Kumtor

An expert, Doctor of Technical Sciences Duyshenbek Kamchybekov, said why Kyrgyzstan should not agree to 100% share in Kumtor Gold Company CJSC. According to him, the reserves at the mine will be depleted in the near future. “Mining works will be completed by 2023. While Kumtor has been working since 1997, thanks to its money,…

Ukraine: gold and silver exports prohibited

Ukraine has retained the zero quota on gold, silver, precious metals wastes and scrap exports for 2018.

The corresponding norm is contained in the Cabinet of Ministers decree dated December 20 and published in the state newspaper Uryadovy Courier on December 23. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: HGM moves HQ

The head quarters of Highland Gold Mining will be moved to the business center on 4, Smolensky Boulevard. The company has already signed an agreement with KR Properties. The size of the premises near the “Park Kultury” subway station is 1.7 thousand square meters. The price of the deal is not disclosed. The move will…

Russia: Dauria obtains 768 kg of gold

During the washing season of 2017 Dauria has obtained 768.2 kg of gold, up by 6.9% YoY.

Next year the company has to obtain 550 kg of gold.

Dauria is developing alluvial gold sites on the territory of Zabaykalye region. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Russkaya Platina output in January-November 2017

In January-November the Amur artel, one of the Far Eastern enterprises of Russkaya Platina, obtained 1274 kg of platinum.

Amur Zoloto yielded 977.6 kg of gold and 633.8 kg of silver.

Alluvial gold sites of Buor and Ulakhan obtained 457.4 kg of gold.

Total gold output in 11 months reached 1444.6 kg. (Ukrainian metal)

Kyrgyzstan: 3 gold deposits put up for sale

Three gold deposits were put up for auction, the State Committee of Industry, Energy and Subsoil Use reported. Kumbel gold deposit was discovered in 1936. Its reserves estimate has never been approved. The starting price is $9,120. The auction will be held on January 24, 2018. In addition, Issyk-Ata area with a starting price of…

Uzbekistan: 4 investors to prospect gold deposits

The State committee on geology and mineral resources has this year attracted 4 foreign investors to prospect 10 gold deposits. The agreements have been signed with B2Gold (Canada), NordGold (UK), TUMAD (Turkey) and Shindong Resources (South Korea). Gold reserves on these deposits are not revealed, but investments in prospecting could total $8 million. The agreements…