Russia: Amur Zoloto gold produces 1432 kg of gold

In January-November Amur Zoloto, extracting gold in Khabarovsk region, yielded 1432.1 kg of gold. Ore gold accounted for the major part of the output. In particular, the Yubileyniy Mining and Processing Works processed 96.4 thousand tons of ore and 10.192 thousand tons of concentrate. Output totaled 1037.8 kg of gold and 643.8 kg of silver.…

Kyrgyzstan: moratorium on alluvial gold mining proposed

It is proposed to introduce a moratorium on alluvial gold mining in Kyrgyzstan, the expert, co-founder of Chatkal Development Fund, Gamal Soronkulov, declared. According to him, the extraction of alluvial gold causes serious damage to the environment. “Since 2004, we have been fighting with alluvial gold mining companies. None can prove that they benefit, none…

Kazakhstan: gold mining up in January-November 2018

Kazakhstan’s production of unwrought gold, semi-worked gold or gold in powder form reached 88,491 kg in January-November showing an increase of 14.1% as compared to the same period of 2017, the Statistics Committee of the National Economy Ministry of Kazakhstan reports. In the accounting period production of unwrought silver, semi-worked silver or silver in powder…

Russia: Goldregion gold output down in 2018

Goldregion LLC, developing alluvial gold deposits in Amur region, this year has extracted 64 kg of the precious metal, down by 20% from the target. This year the company has been traditionally washing gold-bearing sands at the Malaya Gelenka Brook. Due to the violations of the environment legislation the operation of the company was suspended…

Kyrgyzstan: company to develop idle Makmal named

Manson Group Company has won the competition to create a joint venture on the basis of the branch of Makmalzoloto industrial combine, press service of Kyrgyzaltyn OJSC reported. According to it, applications were submitted by three companies – Manson Group, Shynkykiyuan Frunze and Central Asian Metallcom companies. All of them suggested creating a joint venture…

Russia: gold output in Yakutia to grow in 2018

In 2018 Yakutia is expected to extract 26 tons of gold, up by 1.2 tons YoY.

Last year the output was 24.788 tons.

By 2024 the local government expects to have entered the top-3 regions in Russia in gold output. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: gold and silver output in Chukotka up in January-November 2018

In January-November Chukotka Autonomous District extracted 21.735 tons of gold and 100 tons of silver.

5 companies were mining for gold. Kupol deposit yielded 9033 kg of gold and 88269 kg of silver.

Alluvial gold output grew by 256 kg, to 2583 kg. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Koboldo gold output down in 2018

In 2018 Koboldo has extracted 450.9 kg of alluvial gold.

The company is developing deposits in Amur region.

The output is down by 13% YoY.

In 2017 the output was 517.9 kg of gold. (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: 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…

Belarus: Sudan to allocate second site for gold mining

Sudan intends to allocate Belarus the second plot for gold mining near the Nile, Belarusian Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Minister Andrei Khudyk declared ahead of the Belarusian-Sudanese summit talks in Minsk. “The site is located closer to the Nile River, and, according to the preliminary estimates, might be gold-bearing especially given the close proximity…