Iron production (1000 tonnes) by county in 2014

Patchwork Stories

  • 02/25/2015
    Atle Staalesen,
    Unlike competitors in Norway and Sweden, iron miners in Murmansk are making good money. Severstal, the operator of the Olcon iron ore mine in Olenegorsk, Murmansk Oblast, and the Karelsky Okatish, a pellets plant in the Republic of Karelia, in 2014 had its best results in six years, BarentsObserver reports. Commenting on the results, company CEO ...
  • 02/18/2015
    Atle Staalesen,
    Norilsk Nickel in 2014 produced less nickel in the Kola Peninsula than in more than a decade. The company, the world's biggest producer of the valuable metal, in 2014 had a four percent drop in production. In the Kola Peninsula, one of two production regions in Russia, the production decline was three percent, a company press release reads. The...