Polymetal sold Tarutinskoye, the operator of the East Tarutinskoye copper and gold deposit in Kazakhstan, for $7 million. The loss from the disposal of the asset amounted to $2 million. New owner is Russian Copper Company, which owned the deposit before the exchange of assets with Polymetal in 2018. As of 2018, the JORC resources of East Tarutinsky were estimated at 68,000 tons of copper and 450 kg of gold, or 354,000 ounces of gold equivalent.