Statistics: RussiaТs gold output rises 6%% on year in May
MOSCOW, Jun 18 (PRIME) -- RussiaТs production of finished, semi-finished, and powdered gold rose 6% on the year and 21.5% on the month in May, the Federal State Statistics Service said in a report on Monday.
In JanuaryЦMay, gold production increased 2.9% 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.