Gold Fields Ltd Operations in Ghana

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Gold Fields Ltd operate Ghana's largest gold mine, Tarkwa, which is located in the south-west of the country approximately 300km west of Accra.[1] Gold Fields Ltd reported that the mine produced 721,000 ounces of gold in 2011.[2] Tarkwa's mineral resources are estimated to be 15.3 million gold ounces and its mineral reserves are estimated to be 9.9 million ounces.[1]

Damang mine is also operated by Gold Fields Ltd, and produced 207,000 ounces of gold in 2010.[1] Gold Fields Ltd reported that the mine produced 207,000 ounces in 2011, and that drilling has increased the estimated life of the mine from 2014 to 2020.[3]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Gold Mining in Ghana" Gold Investing News retrieved 12 February 2012.
  2. "Review of International Operartions: Tarkwa Gold Mine" Gold Fields Ltd., retrieved 12 February 2012.
  3. "Review of International Operartions: Damang Gold Mine" Gold Fields Ltd., retrieved 12 February 2012.