28 May 2010, Friday, 11:04

Murtaza Rakhimov will visit Utchalinsky and Khaibullinsky regions

author: news-service of President RB

On May 28 the President RB Murtaza Rakhimov will visit Utchalinsky and Khaibullinsky regions of Bashkortostan. In the course of the visit the President RB intends to become acquainted with the development of the mining-metallurgical branch in the Bashkir trans-Ural zone.

First the President RB will pay a visit to JSC “Utchalinsky ore-mining and processing plant”. In the town of Utchaly the President RB will take part in the ceremony of laying the first stone to foundation of the sheltered ice ring “Miner”. The erection of the ice ring started in spring 2010 and the completion is scheduled on December 2010. The ice ring is meant for 1,5 thousand seats.

In Khaibullinsky region Murtaza Rakhimov will inspect the construction of the concentrating mill, belonging to the company “Bashkir Copper” at the copper-zinc ore deposit “Ubileiny”. At present time this deposit is considered one of the biggest in Russia and the ore reserves in it make up about 110 million tons. During the visit to “Bashkir Copper” the President RB will take part in the ceremony of signing the cooperation agreement between the Government RB and the Ural mining-metallurgical company. Making the favorable conditions for interaction between the Government RB, the Ural mining-metallurgical company and the mining enterprises on the territory RB and solution of social-economic questions are the goal of this agreement, since development of mining industry is of high importance for Bashkortostan. The efficient activity of the mining enterprises of ferrous metallurgy RB provides for stable intakes of taxes and payments, making weighty contribution to filling of the local budgets. The presence of the mineral-raw material base and the increase of mining production output allow making new workplaces and providing for efficient social-economic development of Bashkir trans-Ural.