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The First Ore Mining Company Took Part in the “GORPROMEXPO-2018” Mining Industry Exhibition and the 4th National Mining Forum
April 11 to 14, 2018, Moscow hosted “GORPROMEXPO-2018” - annual exhibition of mining industry - and the 4th National Mining Forum.
During the plenary sessions “Import Independence in the Mining: Inter-Sectoral Cooperation and Industrial Diversification of the Military-Industrial Complex” and “Supporting the Development of Non-Primary Exports in the Mining Industry and the Mining Engineering”, Igor Semenov, the First Deputy Director General– Executive Director of The First Ore Mining Company, JSC, reported on the status of diversification projects of the ARMZ Uranium Holding Co.: “Pavlovskoye” and “Gortech”.
“This event is one of the main discussion fora to address the development problems of the mineral and raw materials sector of the national economy, the consolidation of the expert community, and a constructive dialogue with public authorities. The “Pavlovskoye” project is an important element in the development of mining industry in the Arctic zone of our country. “Gortech” is a unique project, where we not only extract raw materials, but also produce mining equipment for our own needs. Since 2017, we have successfully implemented import-substituting production of self-propelled mining machinery at the facilities of the repair and mechanical plant of “PIMCU”, PJSC in the city of Krasnokamensk, Trans-Baikal Territory”, Igor Semenov stated.
About “GORPROMEXPO-2018” exhibition-forum:
The first international exhibition-forum “GORPROMEXPO-2018” was organized by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation and the “Miners of Russia” Non-Profit Partnership. The exhibition-forum is devoted to the development of different branches of the mineral-raw complex and the promotion of Russian exporters in the international market. The “Miners of Russia” Non-Profit Partnership has been established in April 1999, and, since that time, it has been working constructively to strengthen the cooperation between the mining community and public authorities throughout Russia. “GORPROMEXPO-2018” exhibition-forum aims to become a platform for solving the basic problems of the industry and for sharing experience, as well as for improving the efficiency and competitiveness of the industry of the domestic natural resource complex. A part of the exhibition was the 4th National Mining Forum. Decision on holding the annual exhibition-forum was made during the 3rd National Mining Forum which was held on November 8, 2017.