In 2016, Amurskaya Hergu plans to increase production by 10%

13 May 2016

Hergu CJSC (Amur region) in 2016 plans to produce 740 kg of gold, which is 10% higher than a year earlier, it follows from the words of Company’s CEO, Anatoly Kalashnikov. As of May 12 Hergu produced about 20 kg of gold, according to NEDRADV. According to Anatoly Kalashnikov, the first of six dredges began work on April 22, two of them started production in early May, two dredges are planned to start in the near future, and a modular dredge with a bucket of 50 liters will start operating in mid-June on the technogenic placers. Hergu CJSC produces gold in the Amur region, Seleindzinski area, two dredgers work on the River Herga, two dredges on the River BolshayaElga and one on the VerhnyayaStoyba River. Sixth modular dredge, which will operate the first season, will also produce gold on the Herga River. In addition, on the left terrace of the BolshayaElga River the Company extracts gold by means of sluice box. In 2015, Hergu reduced production by 26.9% compared to 2014 - down to 671.6 kg of gold.

Source: Economical Information Agency "PRIME"