From the beginning, in the Magadan region produced 17,653 tons of gold and 644.21 tons of silver. These data for the first 9 months now leads the Department of Natural Resources of the Administration of Magadan Oblast. Values exceed the level of gold production in the same period last year: gold — to 2 thousand 404 kg of silver — to 117.58 tons.
- Magadan gang "May"
As explained by the head of the department, Vladimir Mit’kin, growth was achieved by increasing the volume of washing gold-bearing sands of the alluvial deposits. He also said that "significantly increased the production of mining enterprises Yagodinskaya, Susumansk, Srednekansky and Khasynsky areas. A leader in the production of gold ore is the North-Even District / 3,390 kg /".
Contributes to the successful operation of miners and favorable market conditions, the cost of a gram of gold in the market exceeded 1 thousand 700 rubles.
The leading area for the extraction of silver in the region is traditionally a Omsukchan. Most of the metal produced at the company’s "Magadan Silver."
A total of 2012 miners Magadan plan to produce 19.2 tons of gold and 785 tons of silver, the press service of the regional administration.