Miaogou/Sanguikou Lead-Zinc Mine
Urat Back Banner, Bayannur, Inner Mongolia
RESERVES & RESOURCES
Contained zinc of 2.07Mt with grade of 2.34%, and lead of 440,000t with grade of 0.50%
MINING & PROCESSING METHODS
Underground mining + flotation
47,700 tonnes of mined zinc, and 9,600 tonnes of mined lead
Zijin Mining in Urat Back Banner, Inner Mongolia, is a national high-tech company with a capacity of 10,000t/d; the western zinc-sulfur mine in Dongshengmiao mining area was included on the list of “National Green Mines” by the Ministry of Natural Resources of the People’s Republic of China in 2021.