Base Metals Mining in Russia to 2020

Base Metals Mining in Russia to 2020

  • August 2015 •
  • 49 pages •
  • Report ID: 3260664
Base Metals Mining in Russia to 2020

Summary

Russia ranked fifth globally with 30 million tonnes (Mt) of copper reserves as of January 2015, equal to 4.3% of the global total. Simultaneously, the country had the world's fourth-largest nickel reserves at 7.9Mt. According to the Committee of the Russian Federation for Geology and Subsoil, estimated zinc reserves and resources were 9.3Mt at the end of 2013. The mining industry is important for its economy and had contributed 11% towards overall gross domestic product (GDP) in the third quarter of 2014, and employed approximately 9.3% of the country’s total population in 2014.

Over the forecast period (2015-2020), copper mine production is expected to increase to 813,010t, while nickel and zinc mine production is expected to increase to 276,480t and 196,882t respectively in 2020.

Scope

- The report contains an overview of the Russian base metals (copper, nickel and zinc) mining industry, together with the key growth factors and restraints affecting the industry. It also provides information about reserves, reserves by region, historic and forecast production, production by state, base metal prices, trade information, the competitive landscape, and active, exploration and development projects.

Reasons to buy

- Gain an understanding of the Russian base metals (copper, nickel and zinc) mining industry, historic and forecast production, refined metal consumption and ores and concentrates exports, prices, demand drivers, active, exploration and development projects, the competitive landscape, and the country's fiscal regime.
Country=Russia Industry=MiningAndQuarrying ParentIndustry=HeavyIndustry Date=201508 Publisher=GlobalData Price=2000