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Early Works
Current Stage: Prefeasibility
Start: 11/2017
Completion: 03/2019
In Construction
Under Construction
Start: 12/2020
Completion: 03/2024
In production
Project Details


Nuevo Chaquiro is a typical porphyry copper deposit with gold, molybdenum and silver byproducts. Mineralization consists of fine stockworks, disseminations, and veinlets of pyrite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, and molybdenite. The geology of Nuevo Chaquiro consists of a volcanoclastic sequence of Miocene age (ash, tuffs, agglomerates and andesites) intruded by small dykes of diorite and quartz diorite, also of Miocene age. The conceptual study indicates that the overall project layout and configuration will have nearly all activity in the lower areas of the project off the mountain.

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Key Specs

Full Name
Project Type
Copper, Gold, Molybdenum, Silver, Underground mining
Development Phase
Project Status
Project Capacity
 oz/y (ounces per year)  Gold
 t/y (tons per year)  Molybdenum
 oz/y (ounces per year)  Silver
 Underground mining
Completion Date

The project is located in the municipality of Jericó, department of Antioquia, Colombia.

* The coordinates indicated on the map represent the approximate latitude and longitude and not the exact location of the project.

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Project Manager Colombia
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