Kazakhstan: gold production up in January 2019

Production of unwrought gold and semi-processed gold or in powder form reached 6,308 kg in January, up by 0.7% YoY, Statistics Committee of the National Economy Ministry reports.

In the accounting period the output of unwrought and semi-processed silver or in the powder form made 57,145 kg, down by 4.1%. (Kazinform/Ukrainian metal)

Ukraine: gold and silver output down in 2018

In 2018 Ukraine decreased the output of semi-wrought gold by 61.5% YoY, to 5 kg.

Unwrought silver (or powder) output also decreased – by 32.4%, to 1527 kg.

Semi-wrought silver manufacture fell by 50.2%, to 495 kg. (Ukrainian metal)

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

In January-November 2018 Russia produced 290.3 tons of gold, up by 2% YoY.

Mined gold output grew by 4%, to 243.89 tons.

The manufacture of secondary and associated gold fell by 10%, to 14.43 tons and by 4%, to 31.98 tons respectively.

Silver output grew by 8%, to 1 thousand tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Kazakhstan: gold output up in 2018

In 2018 Kazakhstan produced 97.429 tons of gold, up by 14.2% YoY.

According to the Statistics Committee of the Ministry of the National Economy, silver output dropped by 8.6%, to 968.941 tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: processing factory to be built in Yakutia

A processing factory will be built on the basis of the Vertikalnoye mining enterprise in Yakutia.

Its processing capacity will be 110 thousand tons of ore per year.

The factory will be producing silver cathode deposit. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Chukotka gold output down in 2018

Gold production on Russia’s Chukotka peninsula decreased by 4.81% YoY, to 24.130 tons in 2018, an official at the regional industry policy, construction, and housing and utilities department reported on January 14. Placer gold output grew by 11%, to 2.583 tons. Output of Chukotka Mining and Geological Company, a unit of Kinross Gold, rose by…

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: 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)