The world class Sable Tin Deposit, known locally as "Sobolinoye" is located within the prolific Komsomolsk Tin District of the Russian Far East in close proximity to China, Japan and South Korea.

Tin Resources


Extensive exploration

539 holes — 230 800 metres drilled


Discovered in 1964, the Sable tin license was explored between 1972 and 1987 culminating in a C1 and C2 (measured and indicated) resource of 10.461 million tonnes of ore with an average grade of 0.88% Tin and 0.53% Copper.



Mining license valid to 2032


Zabaykalskaya Mining Company JSC (Sable Tin Resources)  acquired rights to the deposit at a State Auction in 2012 and was issued with a license to mine and explore the deposit valid until the end of 2032.



The company’s objective


The company’s objective is to advance this project, through strategic partnerships into a reliable source of high quality tin concentrate for the Russian and Asian markets.


Sable Tin Resources is also accessing other green field tin projects in Asia and Africa.