Damang Project
Country Ghana 
Close to Accra
Latitude / Longitude 5 N 30 / 1 W 50
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Risk and valuation analysis of the Damang Project
Status Risk : Production
Country Risk : Light
Title(s) of the Damang Project
Gold Fields ltd
Interest: 71.1%
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Gold Fields Limited (71.1% interest) is the operator, and the Republic of Ghana holds 10%.
Location of the Damang Project
The Damang Gold Mine is located in western Ghana, about 280 kilometres by road west of Accra, and 30 kilometres northeast of the Tarkwa mine.
History of the Damang Project
1956 Abosso Mine closed after a reported 2.7 million ounces of production spanning 74 years 1996 Feasibility study estimated 3 million ounce resource with open pit mining viable to 200m 1997 Damang Gold Mine began production 2001 more...
Geology of the Damang Project
The Damang orebodies are hosted within Paleoproterozoic sedimentary rocks of the Tarkwaian Group in the southern part of the Ashanti Belt in southwest Ghana. The Ashanti Belt comprises metavolcanics and metasediments of the Birimian Group which are i more...
Production history
GOLD (oz)185,820194,222187,856128,790271,761325,113328,223312,684353,329381,152
Title / Ownership
6/20/2011Gold Fields Ghana acquisition approved
Exploration and drilling
5/6/2010To raise production
Data last updated on : 12/31/2009
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