Mining Production Index (annual change %) 2011

Patchwork Stories

  • 07/30/2014
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Murmansk in the first half of 2014 had a budget deficit close to 20 percent, figures presented recently by regional finance minister Roman Duryagin show. According to the minister, the region in the period spent 24,8 billion roubles while revenues were only 20,9 billion, BarentsObserver reports. As previously reported, Murmansk has over several...
  • 07/28/2014
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Phosagro is experiencing a growing demand on its raw materials and a subsequent price hike. In July, the market price on diammonium phosphate increased to $500/ton, a 25 percent growth since January. The stock market value of the company has subsequently increased by almost a third, to $4,9 billion, BarentsObserver reports. At the same time,...