Kyrgyzstan: government to support Makmal investor

“We will provide the necessary assistance in the implementation of the project for further development of Makmal field,” the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev said at a meeting on the further development of Makmal. Earlier Kyrgyzaltyn OJSC held an investment tender for creation of a joint venture for further development of Makmal mine. Manson…

Kyrgyzstan: gold illegally mined in Jalal-Abad region

Illegal business activity during development of alluvial gold deposits was revealed in Toktogul district of Jalal-Abad region of Kyrgyzstan, the State Service for Combating Economic Crimes reported. According to it, the State Committee for Industry, Energy and Subsoil Use banned alluvial gold mining operations before submitting a temporary certificate for the right to use the…

Russia: Zabaikalye to process gravitation gold-bearing concentrates

The Krasnoyarsk region subsidiary of the State Expertise Service of Russia has approved the project to construct a site to process gravitation gold-bearing concentrate in Zabaikalye.

It is expected to process 3 tons of gold-containing raw materials per day.

The complex is expected to be operating for 14 years. (Ukrainian metal)

Uzbekistan: gold exports up in January-February 2019

In January-February Uzbekistan exported $3 billion worth of products, up by 20.4% YoY.

$1.2 billion accounted for gold.

During the whole 2018 Uzbekistan exported $2.9 billion worth of gold. (Ukrainian metal)

Kazakhstan: gold production up in January-February 2019

Production of unwrought gold and semi-processed gold or in powder form reached 14,315 kg in January-February, up by 5% YoY, Statistics Committee of the National Economy Ministry of Kazakhstan reports.

In the accounting period output of unwrought and semi-processed silver or in the powder form made 128,576 kg, down by 5.1%. (Kazinform/Ukrainian metal)

Uzbekistan: gold reserves to grow

The government of Uzbekistan has drawn up a plan of prospecting works to increase gold reserves from 2020 to 2024 by 474 tons. According to the plan, the gold reserves have to increase due to the opening and the further development of new gold deposits. As of the end of 2019 the gold reserve has…