In January-March, 1.763 tons of ore gold were mined in the territory of the Kamchatka that is by 11.4% more than in the same period last year.
In 2016, Siberia-Polymetals (a part of UGMK) reduced its capital investments 3.6 times compared to the previous year to 1.08 billion rubles, this follows from the company's report.
In 2017 the plant realizes a project of production modernization aiming for the increase of production up to 200 thousand tons of concentrate.
Within the reporting period the bulk of production fell on the Omolon hub.
In the first quarter of 2017, Polymetal International increased the production of precious metals by 8% compared to the same period last year to 280 thousand troy ounces of gold equivalent.
In 2016, the gold mining company Kurilgeo earned 4.07 billion rubles on the sale of gold that is by 6% more than a year earlier.
In the first quarter of the current year, subsoil users of the Chukotka autonomous district produced 5.588 tons of gold and 32.873 tons of silver.
The Magadan region plans to increase gold mining by 9.3% in 2017 compared with 2016 to 30.5 tons, silver – reduce by 24.1% to 675 tons.
In 2016 Russia increased gold reserves by 1.255 thousand tons by means of the realization of the program “Recovery of mineral and raw materials base, geological study of subsoil”, Rosne
In 2016, the investments in the mining industry and the extraction of minerals in Kamchatka exceeded 5 billion rubles.