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Dundee Precious Metals with a record in the gold production in 2020

18 january 2021

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The Canadian mining company Dundee Precious Metals registered a record in gold production in 2020, BalkanEngineer.com learned from Economic.bg. According to preliminary production results, the total gold production of the company`s mines in Bulgaria - "Chelopech" and "Ada Tepe", increases by about 30% compared to 2019.

 

 

In the last three months of 2020 the yield in both mines has been following the pre-set goals, after earlier in 2020 it even exceeded the expectations. Thus Dundee Precious Metals ended 2020 in Bulgaria matching or exceeding the production targets for each of the operations, as the production of gold is at the forefront of last year`s expectations.

 

Last year the yield from the two mines of the company reached 298.3 thousand. Unions of gold from 3.1 million tons of mined land, about 230 thousand unions of gold of 2.7 million tons in 2019. 

 

The 118.7 thousand gold ounce produced in "Ada Tepe" has exceeded the gold production rate of 94 thousand up to 115 thousand ounces. The mine "Chelopech" registered a production of 179.6 thousand ounces of gold and 16 thousand tones of copper, reaching the highest expectations for gold production from 163 thousand to 184 thousand ounces and responding to the production rate of honey from 15.9 to 18 thousand tones.

 

Source of images: dundeeprecious.com

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