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Facts and Figures

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Russia holds the largest deposits of titanic ore

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Russia is ranked the third globally by the availability of copper

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About 60% of mining development in Russia is coal. It makes the country one of the leaders in coal production worldwide. The country holds 1/3 of global coal deposits and 1/5 of explored reserves

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Up to 43 million tonnes before 2030 coal production growth in Russia. 82 open pit mines and 64 underground mines will operate in the country

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15% of global iron ore annual extraction in the country

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40% of global deposits of iron ore are concentrated in Russia, it corresponds to some 65 billion tonnes of ore, including 45 billion tonnes relating to production category

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4% gold production growth in Russia following the result of 2019 if compared to 2018 – up to 9,72 million ounces (302,3 tonnes), further on the annual growth will total 3,5% – up to 13,18 million ounces (410 tonnes) in 202

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68 thousand tonnes proven silver reserves in Russia

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US $123m before 2030 projected investment of the Russian government to support mining sector growth

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Mining industry in Russia is 46% export oriented It generates about 10% of all currency earnings of the country

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48 items of mineral stock are extracted in Russia

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9,7% the share of Russian mining industry in the global ranking

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1,5 billion tonnes per annum mining production in Russia; the country is ranked the third in the global ranking list after the USA and China

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According to the strategy for development of mineral and resource base of the Russian Federation before 2035, it is projected to increase the production:

• up to 322,6 tonnes of gold;
• up to 2,505 tonnes of silver;
• up to 43,3 million diamond carats;
• up to 378,8 million tonnes of iron ore;
• up to 966,5 thousand tonnes of copper;
• up to 489,6 thousand tonnes of zinc;
• up to 270,6 thousand