Research and Markets: Precious Metals Mining in Uzbekistan to 2020
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7l9q74/precious_metals) has announced the addition of the "Precious Metals Mining in Uzbekistan to 2020" report to their offering.
“Precious Metals Mining in Uzbekistan to 2020”
The Precious Metals Mining in Uzbekistan to 2020 report comprehensively covers the country's historical and forecast data on gold mine production, and information on reserves. The report also includes drivers and restraints affecting the industry, profiles of major gold mining companies, and information on the major active and development projects and regulations governing the industry.
Gold is the major precious metal mined in the country. Uzbekistan had 3.1% of the world's gold reserves at the end of 2013. In addition, the country has become one of the leading producers of gold, with mine production measuring 2.8 million ounces in 2013, a share of around 3% of global gold mine production. Over 2014-2020, the country's gold mine production is expected to reach 3,241,266 ounces, growing at a CAGR of 2.1%.
- Gold is the major precious metal mined in the country. Uzbekistan had 3.1% of the world's gold reserves at the end of 2013.
- The Qyzilqum fields, Samarqand and Tashkent outskirts are the most prospective locations for gold.
- A major quantity of silver (80.4%) in concentrates originates from the Kalmakyr, Barakaly, Uchkulach and Khandiza fields and from the Kochbulak, Kyzylalmasay, Muruntau gold mines, the rest (19.6%) of the silver is accumulated from the Nukrakon, Kosmanacha, Okjetpes which are purely silver fields.
- Over 2013-2015, NMMC planned to construct a mining complex at the base of Promejutochnoye field of Zarmita gold ore zone (third phase) for an investment of UZS33,060.1 million (US$15.7 million). Eight projects, in their preliminary development stages, were included in the list of prospective investments.
Key Topics Covered:
1 Executive Summary
2 Gold Mining in Uzbekistan
3 Gold Mining in Uzbekistan - Reserves and Production
4 Fiscal Regime
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