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Bisha Zinc-Copper Mine

Ownership: 55%

Location

Eritrea

Ownership

55%

Project status

In   operation

Deposit Type

VMS

Reserves & resources

Contained   zinc of 3.04Mt with grade of 4.81%, copper of 640,000t with grade of 1.01%,   and gold of 35t with grade of 0.63g/t

Mining & Processing   methods

Open-pit   mining + flotation

2020 production

121,900   tonnes of mined zinc, 21,700 tonnes of mined copper, 0.544 tonnes of mined gold,   and 65.28 tonnes of mined silver


The Bisha Zinc-copper Mine is the largest producing zinc mine in the State of Eritrea in Africa. The mining and stripping capacity of the project is 32 million tonnes per year, and its designed processing capacity is 2.4 million tonnes per year.  

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Zinc Produced
Zinc Resources
Bisha Zinc-Copper Mine