Shuguang Gold & Copper Mine
Mine Type: Underground, Open Pit
Jilin Hunchun Zijin Mining Co., Ltd., established in January 2003, is located in Hunchun City, Jilin Province.
Currently, Hunchun Zijin’s ore processing capacity has been improved from 850t/d to 25,000t/d. In April 2013, the company invested RMB 380 million to develop waste rocks utilization project, handling 10,000 tonnes of waste rocks per day.
In May 2012, the company invested RMB 4 billion into the project of comprehensive recovery from refractory gold concentrates. The project was completed in 2015, and started trial production on October 13th. The annual gold production will reach 160,753 ounces and silver production will be 643,014 ounces, and the copper cathode annual production will hit 100,000 tonnes.
Shuguang gold mine produced 80,730 ounces of gold and 11,780 tonnes of copper in 2016.