Boungou Mine

    Overview

    Ownership

    • 90% EDV, 10% government of Burkina Faso

    Location

    • Approximately 320 km east of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso.

    Mine Attributes

    • Mining Method: Open pit / Contractor Mining
    • Processing: Gravity / CIL Plant Nameplate: 1.5Mtpa
    • Gold Recovery: 96% (2019A)
    • Expected Mine Life: +7 years

    2020 Key Catalysts

    • Restart mining in Q4-2020

    Operating Performance

    Operational Data FY-2018 FY-2019
    Mining
    Waste - open pit (kt) 8,178 21,220
    Ore Mined - open pit (kt) 568 1,628
    Processing
    Ore Processed (kt) 368 1,000
    Grade (g/t) 5.75 6.65
    Recovery (%) 94% 96%
    Production (oz) 63,600 205,200
    Cash Costs
    Cash cost per gold ounce sold (US$/oz) 403 380
    All-In Sustaining Costs (US$/oz) 596 497

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    Reserves and Resources

    Tonnage
    (Mt)
    Grade
    (Au g/t)
    Content
    (Au koz)
    Proven Reserves 2.1  5.04  340 
    Probable Reserves 7.1  3.38  769 
    P&P Reserves 9.2  3.76  1,109 
    Measured Resource (incl. reserves) 2.1  6.05  401 
    Indicated Resources (incl. reserves) 11.0  3.68  1,298 
    M&I Resources (incl. reserves) 13.0  4.06  1,699 
    Inferred Resources 1.3  2.98  126 

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