Statistics: RussiaТs gold output rises 1.7% on year in July
MOSCOW, Aug 15 (PRIME) -- RussiaТs production of finished, semi-finished, and powdered gold increased 1.7% on the year and 19.7% on the month in July, the Federal State Statistics Service said in a report on Wednesday.
In JanuaryЦJuly, gold production decreased 0.6% on the year.
Previously, absolute figures on production of non-ferrous metals were a state secret. The figures are no longer classified, but the government does not publish them.