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Jan 01, 2013 History of gold production since January 1, 1985. Gold production has grown to 39000.00 Kg in 2016, up from 36540.00 Kg from the preceding value, a change of 6.73% . This is the highest level in history, the lowest level was reached in 1994 at 0.00 Kg. You will find here below the latest values, and you can add the following graph into your website by inserting the html code located below the graph

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  • Burkina Faso | planetGOLD
    Burkina Faso | planetGOLD

    Now the fourth largest gold producer in Africa, Burkina Faso is in the midst of a modern gold rush. With the precious metal present in every region of the country, the mining industry has steadily grown in Burkina Faso over the last decade, and the artisanal and small-scale mining (ASGM) sector has grown along with it

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  • Burkina Faso | Extractive Industries Transparency
    Burkina Faso | Extractive Industries Transparency

    Mar 26, 2021 A parliamentary inquiry into the mining sector published in 2016 included a review of the artisanal exploitation of gold, and in particular, informal production (p. 70).17 According to the results of the survey, production from informal gold mining was estimated to be between 15 and 30 tonnes per year for the period 2006-2015, with a shortfall in tax revenue for the State estimated at USD 182.4 million

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  • West Africa gold production to bounce back with
    West Africa gold production to bounce back with

    Feb 16, 2021 The project is expected to contribute up to 200,000oz gold production capacity and is anticipated to begin in 2021. Gold production in Burkina Faso is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.8% supported by 460koz of new gold production capacity

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  • Production - Nordgold
    Production - Nordgold

    Taparko. Taparko was the first gold mine built in Burkina Faso. Mining at Taparko commenced in 2005, with the first gold poured in late 2007. Taparko mine is located in the Namantenga province of Burkina Faso in West Africa, approximately 200km northeast of Ouagadougou, the Capital City of Burkina Faso

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  • Burkina Faso Expects Billions From 2020 Gold Production
    Burkina Faso Expects Billions From 2020 Gold Production

    Burkina Faso Expects Billions From 2020 Gold Production. Burkina Faso produced 60 tons of gold in 2020 and is expected to bring in more than 2,000 billion CFA francs (3.72 billion U.S. dollars) to the state coffers, the outgoing Minister of Energy and Mines Oumarou Idani has announced. The figures record a growth rate of 20 percent with 50 tons

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  • Mining industry of Burkina Faso Structure of the Mineral
    Mining industry of Burkina Faso Structure of the Mineral

    Gold Mining often plays a significant role in Burkina Faso’s economy.Burkina Faso has become Africa's 4th biggest producer of gold in 2012. Production of mineral commodities is limited to cement, dolomite, gold, granite, marble, phosphate rock, pumice, other volcanic materials, and salt.. Child slavery is commonplace in the gold industry.. Structure of the Mineral Industry

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  • One Million Children Labor in Africa’s Goldmines | PBS
    One Million Children Labor in Africa’s Goldmines | PBS

    Jul 10, 2013 Gold production in Burkina Faso has more than doubled in recent years, reaching 43.2 metric tons in 2012, according to the World Bank. (Unlike its neighbors Mali and Ghana, ancient gold kingdoms

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  • Burkina Faso | ASM
    Burkina Faso | ASM

    Burkina Faso has significant deposits of gold, zinc, manganese, lead, silver and phosphates. Gold has now become Burkina Faso’s number one export commodity, with at least 600 ASM sites found throughout the country. Burkina Faso accounts for 21% of West Africa’s total greenstone belt exposure and is the continent 4th largest gold producer

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  • Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. | Yaramoko Mine, Burkina Faso
    Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. | Yaramoko Mine, Burkina Faso

    Our Yaramoko Mine is in the Hound greenstone belt region in the Province of Bal in southwestern Burkina Faso. For the second half of 2021, gold production is estimated at between 62 and 66 thousand ounces at an AISC of US$900 to US$1,150 per ounce of gold. The Yaramoko Mine consists of two underground gold mines: the 55 Zone and Bagassi South

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  • Major Mines & Projects | Bomboré Project
    Major Mines & Projects | Bomboré Project

    Similar to gold deposits found elsewhere in late Proterozoic Birimian terrains of West Africa, the Bombor gold deposit exhibits a structural control and hydrothermal activity. It is a large tonnage, low grade system that has similar characteristics to other Birimian gold deposits such as Kiaka in Burkina Faso

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  • Top five gold mining countries of Africa from Ghana to
    Top five gold mining countries of Africa from Ghana to

    Aug 28, 2020 5. Burkina Faso – 62 tonnes. Burkina Faso’s 62 metric tonnes of gold produced in 2019 places it in fifth position in our list. Said to have one of the most dynamic mining sectors in West Africa, Burkina Faso‘s other major resources are copper, zinc, limestone, manganese and phosphate

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  • Burkina Faso (BFA) Exports, Imports, and Trade Partners
    Burkina Faso (BFA) Exports, Imports, and Trade Partners

    Burkina Faso has a high level of specialization in Raw Cotton (77.5), Other Oily Seeds (71.3), Zinc Ore (46.9), Gold (41.2), and Coconuts, Brazil Nuts, and Cashews (39.3). Specialization is measured using RCA, an index that takes the ratio between Burkina Faso observed and expected exports in each product

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  • Overview on Mining Law in Burkina Faso and Current Trends
    Overview on Mining Law in Burkina Faso and Current Trends

    Burkina Faso is ranked by Fraser Institute the third most attractive in Africa for mining with only Botswana and Ghana ahead of Burkina Faso [1]. The income from gold plays an important role for the national economy. Gold production has doubled since 2008 and has become the second largest export product after cotton [2]

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  • Overview |Orezone Gold Corporation
    Overview |Orezone Gold Corporation

    Description. Orezone’s 150.4 km 2 Bombor Project is the largest undeveloped gold deposit in Burkina Faso. Gold resources occur at surface in several zones contained within a gold-in-soil anomaly that extends virtually uninterrupted at a level of +0.1 g/t for 14 km and represents the largest gold-in-soil anomaly in the country

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  • Instability in the Sahel: how a jihadi gold rush is
    Instability in the Sahel: how a jihadi gold rush is

    As gold prices soared from the early 2000s, industrial mining took off in Burkina Faso. The production surge drove the metal to the top of its export list — from 2 per cent of all exports in

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  • Burkina Faso emerges as a gold-mining powerhouse
    Burkina Faso emerges as a gold-mining powerhouse

    Jul 05, 2017 Bouly’s average annual production will be approximately 120 koz over a mine life of 10 years. It produced 31,4 koz of gold in 2016, ahead of production guidance of 20 koz. A company which is growing its footprint in Burkina Faso is Canada’s SEMAFO, which operates the Mana mine, located 260 km southwest of Ouagadougou. Mana is reportedly the

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