Mining Production Index (annual change %) 2011

Patchwork Stories

  • 06/18/2014
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Figures from the Finnish Customs show that exports and imports to Russia the first three months of the year dropped 16 percent and 18 percent respectively. According to a new report, all main export goods to Russia are on the decline. The biggest export product groups, chemical products and motor and machinery dropped 22 percent and 20 percent...
  • 06/10/2014
    Elizaveta Vassilieva, Barents Secretariat
    As the price on gold has reached record heights, the Barents Region brings its noble riches to the fore, BarentsObserver reports. Gold is produced in several parts of the Barents Region. In Norrbotten and Västerbotten gold has been mined for years. The Swedish metals company Boliden operates production at the Aitik mine (Norrbotten) and the...