Saturday, June 6, 2020
Gold production in Russian in January stood at 17.84 tons, up from 15.67 tons in the same period in 2018, the country’s Finance Ministry said on Wednesday, according to Finmarket. Production for the period included 14.11 tons of mined gold compared with 12.26 tons a year ago, the ministry...
Coal production in Russia in 2018 increased by 5.9% year-on-year to 433.4 million tons, according to the Central Dispatching Department of Fuel Energy Complex (CDU TEK). Coal exports rose by 2.6% to 191 million tons in the reporting period, Newsnn.ru reported citing official data. Deliveries of Russian coal to the domestic market rose...
U.S. car manufacturer Ford will pay around $200 million in cash to workers and suppliers who lose their jobs when the company closes three of its plants in Russia in June, the company said in a statement. The U.S. automaker officially announced this week it is closing two assembly...
Russia will no longer produce the An-124 jumbo aircraft and is planning a new super-heavy aircraft to replace the Ukraine-designed “Ruslan” by 2027, Izvestya reports. The An-124 Ruslan is a heavy long-range transport aircraft designed in the Soviet Union. Historically, the Ruslan has been a staple of military and civilian...
Turkey has finished its special protecting probe on steel imports from Russia, without imposing restrictions, Russia’s Industry and Trade Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday, according to Mail.ru News. Turkey is the largest export market for Russian steelmakers. "As a result of an investigation, the Turkish side made a unanimous...
Russia's manufacturing activity expanded at the fastest pace in five months in December, driven by accelerated growth in output and new orders, survey data from IHS Markit showed, Business Insider informs. The Purchasing Managers' Index climbed to 52.0 in December from 51.5 in the previous month. That was in line...
Danish brewing giant Carlsberg reported 2017 profit well below analysts’ expectations, hit by a fall in sales and a large assets devaluation in its key Russian market. Beer volumes grew in all markets last year except Russia, where they declined by 14 percent and Carlsberg’s market share fell to 31.9...
Kalashnikov, the most famous arms developer in Russia, has launched a 13-foot tall walking robot that is operated by soldiers that sit inside it with the machine acting as a bulletproof military suit for them, Gizmodo reports. Kalashnikov Group showcased the invention at the Army 2018 Fair, the International Military-Tech...
The Okhotnik (“Hunter”) heavy attack drone will become a prototype of Russia’s sixth-generation fighter jet, a defense industry source has told TASS news agency. Although the sixth generation fighter jet project “has not yet taken full shape, its main features are already known," the source said. "First of all, it should...
Russian aluminum major Rusal has reduced its sales of value added products (VAP) in the first quarter by 44 percent from a year ago and by 22 percent from the last quarter of 2018, due to sanctions by the United States, Reuters reported. Rusal was added to a U.S....