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Ore deposit description:

Identifier: MLI-00036
Name(s): Yatela - Niamboulama (Yatela conc.) - Kourketo West (Yatela conc.)
Country(ies): MALI (Republic of Mali) -
NameProduction 3 year averageReserveResourceUnitClassOre type(s)
Gold34 7.5527.4013.50 tB Native-element ore.
Main morphology: Stockwork (or network) of stringers or veinlets (thickness < 50 cm), discordant on the strata
Morphology(ies): Tabular-shaped orebody of secondary origin - Secondary cavity- or fracture-filling orebody - Stockwork (or network) of stringers or veinlets (thickness < 50 cm), discordant on the strata -
Deposit type(s): Atypical supergene deposit - Granitoid-hosted vein, stockwork -
Host rock(s): Marble - Metamorphosed clastic sediment - Laterite (s.l.) and ferruginous duricrust - Microdiorite - Sandstone - Conglomerate - Dacite -
Exploitation type(s): Open cast (open pit) mining -
MineralisationHost rock
Status: Producing industrial mine

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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