Located only 25 kilometres away from Polyus flagship operation, Olimpiada, Blagodatnoye is the Company’s second largest mine. Commissioned in July 2010, it boasts a processing capacity of 9 mln tonnes of ore per year, which makes it one of the largest ore processing plants in the Russian gold mining sector.
Krasnoyarsk region, Eastern Siberia, Russia
Conventional shovel-and-truck open pit operation
9 mtpaProcessing capacity
8.8 millionProven and Probable Reserves (ounces)
17.5 millionMeasured, Indicated an Inferred Mineral Resources (ounces)