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Issue № 69. August 2018

The Russian Federation Amber Industry and the World Amber Market

Boris M. Malashenkov

PhD, School of Public Administration, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, the Russian Federation.
E-mail: Malashenkov@spa.msu.ru

This article describes the main stages of the amber (succinite) industry development, which can be considered unique for a number of reasons despite modest figures in the world and Russian mineral resources standards extraction and processing . The Russian Federation explored amber reserves have no analogues and are recognized as the largest amber reserves in the world. Today the JSC Kaliningrad Amber Combine is the only enterprise in Russia and the biggest one in the world which performs an industrial amber mining that has a license for the amber raw material extraction and processing. Since 1947 the Russian amber industry has gone through a difficult path of development from a virtually monopolist on the natural amber world market to the largest exporter of the raw amber materials, but in the last few years there have been changes aimed atreturning Russia leaders positions in the world amber processing.

Keywords

Amber, amber industry, amber combine, amber market.

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