Russia: Nikolayevsk ADT starts mining gold

The gold-bearing deposit Polyanka, situated in the Nikolayevsk Advanced Development Territory, has been put into operation. NGK Resurs will be mining and processing some 1.5 million tons of gold-bearing ore per year. The resources of the deposit amount to 100 tons of gold. Until 2025 the investor plans to mine 7.7 tons of gold and…

Russia: gold output up in January-August 2019

In January-August Russia increased gold output by 21.8% YoY.

According to the Rosstat, in August output grew by 23.4% YoY and by 19.7% MoM.

The statistics service does not disclose detailed information on gold output. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: gold output up in Khabarovsk region in January-August 2019

In January-August Khabarovsk region obtained 16.645 tons of gold, up by 1.4% YoY.

Ore gold accounted for 13.294 tons.

Alluvial gold output totaled 3.351 tons.

In August gold manufacture decreased by 18% MoM, to 743 kg.

Silver output in 8 months fell by 17.3%, to 31.161 tons. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: Chukotka gold output down in January-August 2019

In January-August Chukotka Autonomous District produced 16.21 tons of gold, down by 1% YoY.

In particular, 14.43 tons of ore gold and 1.78 tons of alluvial gold were obtained.

Silver output remained almost unchanged at 74.91 tons.

Ore gold is mined by 5 companies in the region and alluvial gold by 7 companies. (Ukrainian metal)

Russia: gold output up in H1 2019

In January-June Russia extracted 142.223 tons of gold, up by 11.41% YoY. The growth is due to the Natalkinskiy Mining and Processing Works in Magadan region reaching its design capacity. Petropavlovsk has commissioned its autoclave manufacture and until the end of the year intends to get 15.5 tons of gold. Russia is expected to produce…

Russia: Olbot to extract 100 kg of gold

During the current washing season the Olbot gold-extracting team LLC intends to extract at least 100 kg of gold. The company is washing for gold on the territory of Susuman district of Magadan region in the valleys of the Bolshoy Khatynakh and Sabygyl-Stanovoy brooks. Olbot started its washing season in May. This year the gold…

Kyrgyzstan: Kyrgyzaltyn refutes reports on Kumtor getting additional land

Information that the government of Kyrgyzstan, under a new agreement with Centerra Gold, allegedly agreed to allocate 16,000 hectares of land in Sarychat-Ertash nature reserve for gold mining appeared on social networking websites. Chairman of Kyrgyzaltyn OJSC Almaz Alimbekov denied the information. According to him, the territory of the concessional area, including 16,000 hectares, is…