Contributions made within the Kyrgyz Republic in 2017 (including taxes, refining, domestic suppliers, infrastructure, charities, etc.) have exceeded US $269.731 million. In all, contributions made within the Kyrgyz Republic between 1994 and 2017 have exceeded US $3,472billion.

USD millions 2017 1994 – 2017
Taxes, customs & other mandatory payments 99.314 1,083.889
Social Insurance Fund 20.049 187.845
Issyk-Kul Development Fund 6.429 62.634
Licenses & permits 0.423 3.809
Pollution tax and payments to the Environment Protection Agency 0.310 5.299
Payments to Kyrgyzaltyn 0.521 13.340
Refinery 4.364 55.265
Revenue from the sale of Centerra shares 86.000
Dividends 93.315
Purchases in the Kyrgyz Republic:

– supplies & services

44.468 771.727
– foods 4.317 69.540
Kyrgyz-infrastructure-related payments:

– electricity

12.869 179.470
– roads outside the mine site 1.742 44.487
– Tamga-Kumtor power-transmission line 41.612
KGC employees” net wage 66.428 695.627
Sanatoria treatment 0.744
Education, scholarships & training 0.581 6.398
Sponsorships & sustainable development projects 0.916 29.039
Government contributions 31.000
Cancer Care Support Fund 7.000 7.000
Payments to communities 4.400
Total 269.731 3,472.44

Kumtor”s Impact on the Macroeconomic Performance of the Kyrgyz Republic According to preliminary reports of the KR National Statistics Committee,

  • Kumtor”s share in KR GDP in 2017 was  9.7%;

  • Kumtor”s share in the aggregate industrial output was  21.1%.

    Kumtor’s contribution to the economy of KR can be found here