Located in North-Eastern Siberia, Kuranakh is a steady-stage medium-sized open-pit operation that has been in production for over four decades. The mine currently operates at the rate of 3.6 mln tonnes of ore per year.

Key facts

  • Location – North-Eastern Siberia, Russia
  • 2014 production – 137 thousand ounces
  • Gold reserves, proven and probable - 2.70 mln ounces
  • Gold resources, measured, indicated and inferred – 5.04 mln ounces
  • Mining type – Conventional shovel-and-truck open-pit operation