Rusal is Avtovaz's top aluminium supplier.
Russia Mining News
Deripaska is now actively preparing the next step: reducing his stake in En+, the group which controls Rusal.
Washington said the sanctions were designed to punish Moscow for its alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.
Polyus, Russia's largest gold producer, said 2018 production was likely to be at the upper end of its forecast range of 2.375-2.425 million troy ounces.
Alrosa's 2018 production is expected at 36.6 million carats but its sales will be higher than its production - at about 40 million carats.
Nickel prices to ease off after reaching a three-year high in April.
On May 17, Peter Karakchiev, ALROSA's Head of International Relations, was elected as RJC's Vice Chairman at its 2018 annual general meeting held in Moscow.
The global market for polished coloured diamonds is now dominated by Rio Tinto and Anglo American's De Beers. But state-controlled Alrosa aims to compete.
The London Bullion Market Association has suspended the Ekaterinburg Non-Ferrous Metals Processing Plant from its gold and silver good delivery lists due to "ownership related issues".
Alrosa has traditionally focused on rough-diamond mining but is gradually changing its business after Sergey Ivanov became CEO a year ago.
For the second time in a year, London-listed miner Petropavlovsk Plc is in the middle of a shareholder coup to throw out the board and revive its fortunes.
Evraz, which controls Raspadskaya, said all miners had been evacuated and that the blaze is thought to have started in the mine's technical equipment.
North American gold-backed ETFs rose 43.7 tonnes worth $1.9 billion in April.
Qatar Investment Authority stepped in after the sellers -- a consortium of QIA itself and mining giant Glencore Plc -- told CEFC it wouldn’t proceed with the original deal announced in October.
NLMK is Russia's top steelmaker.
Russia's Kristall cuts around 300,000 carats annually and generates revenue of around $200 million.
Global demand dropped so much between January and March that the period became the weakest first quarter since the 2008 financial crisis.
The United Selling Organization (USO) of ALROSA sold 101 special size rough diamonds with the total weight of 1751.1 carats.
Greg Barker welcomed a decision by the U.S. Treasury on Tuesday to give investors an extra month to divest or transfer their holdings in En+ Group and other sanctions targets.
Meanwhile, silver coin purchases for the month rose 10 per cent higher than last year.
Prices to remain high due to sanctions, tariffs.
Two sources told Reuters earlier on Friday that Rusal would soon appoint a fully independent board.
SUEK is one of the world’s largest coal companies that produces higher-quality enriched coal.
By extending the sanctions deadline to Oct. 23, 2018, the Treasury Department has given Rusal and the aluminium market some much needed breathing space.
The Bystrinsky project is now expected to produce 25,000-31,000 tonnes of copper and 90,000-110,000 ounces of gold in concentrate in 2018.