In Russia for six months of 2018, the number engaged in mining companies rose to 75 million, 15% more than last year. This writes the “Prime”.

According to the report, as of July 2018 the share of Russian miners in the world market amounted to about 6%. This was 1% more than the year before. At the moment in the mining industry involved 350 thousand Russians.

As writes the edition, in 2018, the number of owners of cryptocurrencies among the Russian population increased by 500 thousand compared to 2017. Now the number of kriptosistem is about 3 million

ForkLog previously reported that in the second quarter of 2018, the demand for equipment for mining bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies among Russians decreased considerably in comparison with the previous period.