Kazakhstan: Iron Ore Output Up In H1 2017
In January-June Kazakhstan mined 19.07 million tons of iron ore, up by 10.4% YoY.
According to the Ministry of the national economy, copper ore output totaled 48.528 million tons, up by 36.3% YoY, gold-containing ore – 8.733 million tons, down by 1.8%, chromium concentrate – 2.208 million tons, up by 11.1%.
Kazakhstan holds the 7th place in the world in iron ore reserves (18.6 billion tons). (Ukrainian metal)