Russia Metals and Mining
According to the forecast of UC Rusal, in 2017 the world aluminum market expects the deficit in the volume of 1.1 million tons and 5% increase in the demand.
The Krasnoyarsk aluminium plant reduced the emissions into the atmosphere by 30% and plans to cut them by another 8% by the end of 2018.
The Ministry of Energy of Russia forecasts coal mining growth by 0.3% in 2017 against 2016 – to 387 mln tons, the agency reports.
Polymetal International plc has presented updated geological survey data for the year ended on December 31, 2016 and an updated assessment of ore reserves and mineral resources in accordance with t
In January 2017, the production of gold in Russia increased by 4.6% compared to January 2016 to 14.69 tons, the Russian Ministry of Finance reports.
The managing director of the Krasnoyarsk Aluminium Plant, Yevgeniy Kuryanov, spoke about RUSAL's environmental plans for 2017.
The Deputy Prime Minister Yuriy Trutnev sees no reason to hurry with the sale of shares in ALROSA, he stated in an interview with "the Kommersant".
In 2016, the palladium investment fund of the mining and metallurgical company Norilsk Nickel Global Palldium accumulated about 5 tons of metal (160 thousand troy ounces).
Buryatzoloto PJSC (in the structure of Nordgold) on the results of 2016 made a net profit under RAS of 651.32 mln roubles, which is by 6.9 times lower than in 2015.
At the end of February, five auctions for placer gold were held in Yakutsk.