Profile: Kinross Gold Corp (KGC)
21 Aug 2017
Kinross Gold Corporation is a 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, Bald 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 the Fort Knox mine. Fort Knox is an open-pit gold mine located 42 kilometers northeast of the City of Fairbanks, Alaska.
The Company holds interest in Round Mountain gold mine. The Round Mountain open-pit mine is located in Nye County, Nevada.
The Company holds interest in Bald Mountain gold mine. The Bald Mountain open-pit mine is located in Nevada. Bald Mountain is situated along the southern extension of the prolific Carlin trend.
The Company holds interest in Kettle River-Buckhorn underground mine. The mine is located in northern Washington State near the Canadian border.
The Kupol segment includes the Kupol and Dvoinoye mines. Kupol is an underground mine located in the Chukotka region of the Russian Far East. Dvoinoye is located in the Chukotka region of the Russian Far East, approximately 100 kilometers north of its Kupol operation.
The Company holds interest in Paracatu open pit mine. The Paracatu is a gold mine located in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil.
The Company holds interest in Maricunga open pit mine. The Maricunga open pit mine is located 120 kilometers northeast of Copiapo, Chile.
The Company holds interest in Tasiast mine. The Tasiast mine is an open pit operation located in north-western Mauritania, and is approximately 300 kilometers north of the capital Nouakchott.
The Company holds interest in Chirano open-pit and underground operation. The Chirano is located in southwestern Ghana, approximately 100 kilometers southwest of Kumasi, Ghana.
Kinross Gold Corp
25 York St 17th Floor
TORONTO ON M5J 2V5
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