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Ore deposit description:

Identifier: GHA-00020
Name(s): Iduapriem 1 - Eduapriem - Iduapriem
Country(ies): GHANA (Republic of Ghana) -
Commodity(ies):
NameProduction 3 year averageReserveResourceUnitClassOre type(s)
Gold18 6.7035135 tB Ore in which the native element is free or in fissures (recoverable by grinding).
Main morphology: Stratiform bed: single or multi-layered (syn-depositional with host rock)
Morphology(ies): Stratiform bed: single or multi-layered (syn-depositional with host rock) -
Deposit type(s): Paleoplacer, +- transformed; Witwatersrand / Tarkwa type -
Host rock(s): Meta-conglomérate -
Exploitation type(s): Open cast (open pit) mining -
Ages:
MineralisationHost rock
UpperLowerUpperLower
RhyacianRhyacianRhyacianRhyacian
Status: Producing industrial mine
Localization:

Class definition: for the considered commodity, following its calculated total potential (passed production + reserves + resources), the ore deposit is classified into class A (very large deposit), B (large deposit), C (medium deposit), D (small deposit), E (occurrence), or N/A (no information available).
Used units are: t = metric ton (1000 kg), ct = carat

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