A rise on gold and silver production recorded this year


August 2, Fineko/abc.az. AzerGold increased extraction of gold by 16% and silver by 9% in the 1st half of 2021 compared with the relevant term of 2020.

ABC.AZ reports this was informed at AzerGold’s meeting dedicated to the results of the 1st half of this year.

At that, as a result of export of 25,400 ounces of gold and 56,100 ounces of silver, the finances raised to the domestic economy amounted to $46.9 million (AZN 79.7 million) that is about 6.8% more versus Jan-Jun 2020.