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Precious Metals Mining in Russia to 2020

Precious Metals Mining in Russia to 2020

Synopsis

Timetric's 'Precious Metals Mining in Russia to 2020' report comprehensively covers the country’s precious metal reserves and historic and forecast data on precious metals (gold, silver, diamond and platinum) production to 2020. The report also includes production by federal districts, historic and forecast production of selected precious metal mines, precious metal historic and forecast prices, refined precious metal consumption to 2020, consumption by end-use, demand drivers, profiles of major precious metals mining companies, information on the active, exploration and development projects and regulations governing the industry.The fiscal regime section provides information about the country’s regulatory authority, laws, licenses and other fiscal regime information such as taxes, rates and other charges applicable to the mining of the commodity in the country. It is an essential tool for companies active across the Russian’s mining value chain, and for new competitors considering entering the industry.

Summary

Russia ranked third in the world with 5,000 tonnes (t) or 9% of global reserves of gold as at January 2015. Substantial gold reserves can be found in the states of Krasnoyarsk Krai, Zabaykalsky Krai, Khabarovsk Krai, Magadan Oblast, Sakha (Yakutia) Republic and Amur Oblast with metal grades in the range of 0.2 grams/tonne (g/t) to 19.2g/t while, the country’s silver reserves are located in the federal districts of Urals, Siberia and the Far East with grades varying between 4g/t to 400g/t. Russian diamond reserves were 40 million carats in January 2015, ranking fifth globally and accounting for 5.5% of the global total. Simultaneously, platinum group metal reserves (PGM) were 1,100Mt, accounting for 1.6% of global PGM reserves. Platinum is mainly produced as a by-product of nickel and copper and deposits are mostly found in the Murmansk Oblast and Krasnoyarsk Krai in the Far East and Ural regions.

Scope

The report contains an overview of the Russian precious metals (gold, silver, diamond and platinum) mining industry, together information on reserves, historic and forecast production to 2020, historic and forecast refined metal consumption and consumption by end-use to 2020. Further, it provides information about production by Russian federal districts, precious metals prices, demand drivers, competitive landscape, active, exploration and development projects and the fiscal regime governing the Russian mining industry.

Reasons To Buy

Gain an understanding of the Russian precious metals mining industry, reserves, historic and forecast production and refined metal consumption, prices, demand drivers, active, exploration and development projects, the competitive landscape and the country's fiscal regime.

Key Highlights

  • Russia ranked third in the world with 5,000 tonnes (t) or 9% of global reserves of gold as at January 2015 with substantial gold reserves can be found in the states of Krasnoyarsk Krai, Zabaykalsky Krai, Khabarovsk Krai, Magadan Oblast, Sakha (Yakutia) Republic and Amur Oblast.
  • The Russia precious metal industry is dominated by six major companies: Polyus Gold International Ltd, Petropavlovsk, Kinross Gold Corporation, Polymetal International Plc, MMC Norilsk Nickel and Alrosa – it being the only diamond producing company in the country.
  • Russia was globally the sixth largest silver mine producer in the world with Magadan Oblast was the largest silver producing region in 2014, with 26,801 ounces, followed by Chukotka Autonomous Okrug with 4,273 ounces of silver.
  • Russia ranked fifth with 40 million carats of diamond reserves in January 2015, accounting for 5.5% of the global total.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • GOLD MINING IN RUSSIA – RESERVES, PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION
    • Reserves by Geographic Region, Grade and Major Producing Companies
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Gold Reserves by Ore Type and Grade for Selected Mines, 2014
      • Share of reserves by major producing companies
    • Historic and Forecast Production
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Gold Mine Production (Thousand Ounces) and Gold Prices*, 2000–2020
      • Share of production by major companies
      • Gold mine production by Federal districts
        • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Gold Mine Production by Federal Districts (Thousand Ounces), 2014
    • Active Mines
      • Table Gold Mining in Russia – Active Mines, 2015
    • Exploration and Development Projects
      • Table Gold Mining in Russia – Gold Exploration Projects, 2015
      • Table Gold Mining in Russia – Gold Development Projects, 2015
    • Total Refined Metal Consumption and Consumption by End-Use
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Refined Gold Consumption by Sector (Thousand Ounces), 2003–2020
    • Demand Drivers – Demand by End-Use Sector
  • SILVER MINING IN RUSSIA – RESERVES, PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION
    • Reserves by Geographic Region, Grade and Major Producer
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Gold Reserves by Ore Type and Grade for Selected Mines, 2014
    • Historical and Forecast Production
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Silver Mine Production (Thousand Ounces) and Silver Prices*, 2000–2020
      • Share of production by major companies
      • Silver mine production by Russian federal subjects (regions)
        • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Silver Mine Production by Russian Federal Subjects (Regions) (Thousand Ounces), 2014
    • Active Mines
      • Table Silver Mining in Russia – Active Mines, 2015
    • Exploration and Development Projects
      • Table Silver Mining in Russia – Exploration Projects, 2015
      • Table Silver Mining in Russia – Development Projects, 2015
    • Total Refined Metal Consumption and Consumption by End-Use
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Refined Silver Consumption by Sector (Thousand Ounces), 2004–2020
    • Demand Drivers – Global Demand by End-Use Sector
  • DIAMOND MINING IN RUSSIA – RESERVES, PRODUCTION AND TRADE
    • Reserves by Geographic Region and Major Producing Companies
    • Historic and Forecast Production
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Diamond Mine Production (Thousand Carats), 2004–2020
    • Active Mines
      • Table Diamond Mining in Russia – Active Mines, 2015
    • Exploration Project
      • Table Diamond Mining in Russia – Development Project, 2015
    • Exports
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Rough Diamond Exports (Thousand Carats), 2004–2020
  • PLATINUM MINING IN RUSSIA – RESERVES, PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION
    • Reserves by Geographic Region and Major Producing Companies
    • Historic and Forecast Production
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Platinum Mine Production (Thousand Ounces), 2000–2020
    • Major Mines
      • Table Platinum Mining in Russia – Active Mines, 2015
    • Exploration Project
      • Table Platinum Mining in Russia – Exploration Projects, 2015
      • Table Platinum Mining in Russia – Development Projects, 2015
    • Total Refined Metal Consumption and Consumption by End-Use
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Refined Platinum Consumption by Sector (Thousand Ounces), 2000–2020
    • Demand Drivers – Demand by End-Use Sector
  • MAJOR PRECIOUS METALS PRODUCERS IN RUSSIA
    • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Comparative Analysis of Major Precious Metal Producers, 2015
    • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Analysis of Diamond Producer, 2015
    • Polyus Gold International Ltd (Polyus Gold)
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Polyus Gold International Ltd, Major Projects, 2015
    • Petropavlovsk Plc (Petropavlovsk)
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Petropavlovsk Plc, Major Projects, 2015
    • Kinross Gold Corporation
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Kinross Gold Corporation, Major Project, 2015
    • Polymetal International Plc
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Polymetal International Plc, Major Projects, 2015
    • Alrosa
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Alrosa, Major Projects, 2015
    • MMC Norilsk Nickel
      • Table Precious Metals Mining in Russia – Norilsk Nickel, Major Projects, 2015
  • FISCAL REGIME
    • The Russian Mining Industry – Governing Bodies
      • Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation
      • Federal Agency for Mineral Resources
      • Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation
      • Federal Service for Environmental, Technological, and Nuclear Surveillance
      • Federal Service for Surveillance in the Sphere of Nature Use
    • The Russian Mining Industry – Governing Laws
    • The Russian Mining Industry – Ownership and Business Licenses
      • Subsoil ownership
      • Business licenses
      • License for the geological exploration and assessment of a subsoil plot
      • Production license
      • Combined geological research, exploration and production license
      • Termination of license
    • The Russian Mining Industry – Rights and Obligations
      • Rights
      • Obligations
    • The Russian Mining Industry – Key Fiscal Terms
      • One-time payments, rents and fees
      • Severance tax
      • Tax base
        • Table The Mining Industry in Russia – Severance Tax on Minerals (Other than Coal), 2014
      • Corporate income tax
      • Transport tax
        • Table The Mining Industry in Russia – Transportation Tax Rates (%), 2014
      • Property tax
      • Local taxes: tax on land
      • Depreciation
        • Table The Mining Industry in Russia – Depreciation Groups and Rates, 2014
      • Tax incentive
      • Withholding tax
        • Table The Mining Industry in Russia – Withholding Taxes (%), 2014
      • Loss carry forward
      • Value added tax (VAT)
  • APPENDIX
    • Abbreviations
    • Secondary Research
    • Primary Research
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    • About Timetric
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