INFOMINE Research Group was founded in 1993 for market analysis and forecast in the area of mineral resources and metals.
We are an independent research and consulting firm. INFOMINE Research Group has accumulated vast experience in market research for mineral resources, metals, and chemicals in Russia and other countries of the former USSR.
Our experts conduct continuous monitoring in trends at markets of mineral resources, metals, and chemicals in Russia/CIS, associated with production and consumption of various products, international trade activity, financial standing of companies, patterns of their ownership, and legislation affecting these sectors. In our years of work, we have prepared over 350 reports on various commercial products, as well as more than 800 market reviews.
A comprehensive database has been created, which is replenished and refreshed from state sources (Russian State Statistics Service (Rosstat), CIS Inter-State Statistics Committee, Russian State Customs Service, and others), companies’ reports, analysis of media, and data from our partners in Russian regions and CIS countries.
All of our experts, most of which hold Ph.D. degrees, are highly skilled specialists in the areas of mining, metallurgy, chemistry, and economics that allow them to complete studies at the highest professional standards.
The company includes 6 major Departments specializing in studies of specific market sectors.
Department of Base and Precious Metals is the oldest division of InfoMine. It was formed with the company in 1993. These studies are supervised by the General Director of our company, Doctor of Engineering Igor Petrov.
Department of ferrous metals and ferroalloys was organized in 1996. Headed by Gennady Avdeev, the Department includes a group of highly skilled experts and analysts.
Department of industrial minerals and construction materials was organized in 1998, and is headed now by Irina Koloskova
Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals was organized in 1999, and now includes highly qualified experts in the field of synthesis and processing of polymers. The Department is headed by Olga Voloshina.
Department of High-tech materials and Rare metals was organized in 2006. Headed by Evgeniya Belousova, the Department includes a group of highly skilled experts and analysts.