Profile: Kinross Gold Corp (KGC)
25 Oct 2016
Kinross Gold Corporation is gold mining company. The Company is engaged in gold mining and related activities, including exploration and acquisition of gold-bearing properties, the extraction and processing of gold-containing ore, and reclamation of gold mining properties. The Company's segments include Fort Knox, Round Mountain, Kettle River-Buckhorn, Kupol, Paracatu, Maricunga, Tasiast and Chirano. The Company's gold production and exploration activities are carried out in Canada, the United States, the Russian Federation, Brazil, Chile, Ghana and Mauritania. The Company produces gold in the form of dore, which is shipped to refineries for final processing. The Company also produces and sells silver.
The Company holds interest in Fort Knox. The Company's gold production is approximately 401,550 ounces. The Fort Knox mine is located near Fairbanks, Alaska.
The Company holds interest in Round Mountain. Its gold production is over 197,820 ounces. The Round Mountain open pit mine is located in Nye County, Nevada.
The Company holds interest in Kettle River-Buckhorn. Its gold production is approximately 97,370 ounces. The Kettle River-Buckhorn properties are located in Ferry County in the State of Washington.
The Company holds interest in Kupol. The Kupol segment includes the Kupol and Dvoinoye mines. The Kupol project is located in Far Eastern Russia. Its gold production is over 758,560 ounces.
The Company holds interest in Paracatu. Its gold production is approximately 477,660 ounces. The Paracatu open pit mine is located in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil.
The Company holds interest in Maricunga. Its gold production is over 212,150 ounces. The Maricunga open pit mine (formerly known as the Refugio mine) is located approximately 120 kilometers northeast of Copiapo, Chile.
The Company holds interest in Tasiast. Its gold production is approximately 219,040 ounces. The Tasiast mine is an open pit operation located in north-western Mauritania and is over 300 kilometers north of the capital Nouakchott.
The Company holds interest in Chirano. Its gold production is approximately 256,100 ounces. The Chirano is located in southwestern Ghana, over 100 kilometers southwest of Kumasi, Ghana.
Kinross Gold Corp
25 York St 17th Floor
TORONTO ON M5J 2V5
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Yorbeau Resources, Kinross Gold agree deal for Rouyn property
- BRIEF-Nighthawk plans to complete a $10.1 million non-brokered private placement
- BRIEF-kinross announces new collective labour agreement at Tasiast
- BRIEF-Lundin Gold announces sale of a portion of Kinross interest
- BRIEF-Press release - kinross sells portion of lundin gold shares