Tarkwa Project
Country Ghana 
Close to Tarkwa
Latitude / Longitude 5 N 39 / 2 W 49
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Risk and valuation analysis of the Tarkwa Project
Status Risk : Production
Country Risk : Light
Title(s) of the Tarkwa Project
Gold Fields ltd
Joint venture: 90%
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Location of the Tarkwa Project
The Tarkwa Gold Mine is located in south western Ghana, about 300 kilometres by road west of Accra, the capital. It is situated some 4 km west of the town of Tarkwa with good access roads and an established infrastructure and is served by a main road connecting to the port of Takoradi some 60 km to the southeast on the Atlantic coast.
History of the Tarkwa Project
GFGL was incorporated in 1993 to hold the Tarkwa concessions. In June 1993, the Government of Ghana entered into an agreement with GFGL under which GFGL would operate the mine under a management contract. The mine then became known as Tarkwa Gold Fie more...
Geology of the Tarkwa Project
Gold mineralization at the Tarkwa Gold Mine is hosted by Proterozoic Tarkwanian metasediments, which unconformably overlie a Birimian greenstone belt sequence.
Production history
GOLD (oz)721,000612,000646,100553,000555,000524,000
Title / Ownership
6/20/2011Gold Fields Ghana acquisition approved
Data last updated on : 12/31/2008
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