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EastRussia Bulletin: gold mining increased in three regions of the FEFD

EastRussia Bulletin: gold mining increased in three regions of the FEFD
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Gold mining increased in the first half of 2019 in the Khabarovsk Territory, the Amur Region and the Priangarie, according to the next published issue of the EastRussia bulletin.

Thus, in the Khabarovsk Territory in January-June 2019, production increased by 7,4% compared to the same period last year, making 10 778 kg. At the same time, ore gold production for the reporting period amounted to 9 175 kg, and alluvial gold production - 1 603 kg. Silver production for the first half of 2019 in the region was reduced by 11,9% - to 21,978 tons.

Amur region in the first half of 2019 of the year increased the volume of gold production by 5,7% - to 10 289,4 kg. Including 8 246,4 kg of ore gold was mined, which is 8,1% more than the same period last year. The growth in ore precious metal mining is due to an increase in production volumes of enterprises of the Petropavlovsk Group of Companies, which are key gold miners in the region. But the volume of alluvial gold production decreased by 3,6%, making 2 043 kg.

In the Irkutsk region, in the first half of this year, gold production increased by 2% - to 9 702 kg. Mainly due to mining at alluvial deposits — 2 890 kg of alluvial gold was produced, which is 7,3% more than in the first half of the year 2018. Ore gold production remained at the level of the same period last year - 6 812 kg.

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