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ArticleName Expediency of outsourcing in mining industry
DOI 10.17580/gzh.2017.08.03
ArticleAuthor Ilderov D. I.

Priargunsky Industrial Mining and Chemical Union, Krasnokamensk, Russia:

D. I. Ilderov, Technical Officer,


At the present time, mining industry is the basis of Russian economy since the gross of the national budget (60–70%) is generated on the ground of the data on mineral reserves and their production planning. With regard to the keystone role of the mining industry in the economic development of Russia, it is possible to state that the change in the status of Russian mining industry proportionally revises the exponents of national GDP. With the higher performance in mineral mining, the quantitative changes in GDP structure become better observable. Increasingly more mining companies in Russia use the third-party risk strategy. In practice is engagement of contracting agencies to execute secondary processes on a contract basis, or outsourcing. The companies that use outsourcing obtain such benefits as the total concentration at the key product, strategic management, cutting-down of direct costs in the structure of the end product cost, simplification of control, upsurge of liquidity of assets, etc. Modeling business-processes enabled simplification of the mining process control, which enhances efficiency of a mine. Commonly used abroad, outsourcing has good prospects for the development in mines in Russia. It is possible to create a separate service market for the mining industry in Russian economy by analogy with the oil service market. Outsourcing in mining will enable using modern tools of production control and apply advanced mineral mining technologies.

keywords Outsourcing, mining industry, efficiency, stripping, expediency, mine infrastructure area, mining company, risk assessment

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