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Pinos Altos

Chihuahua State, Northern Mexico

Pinos Altos is located in the mountainous region of northern Mexico, 220 km west of Chihuahua. It is an open-pit and underground mining operation containing substantial reserves of gold and silver. The nearby Creston Mascota deposit is a satellite stand-alone pit and heap leach operation of Pinos Altos.

Key Facts: Pinos Altos

Mine Type

Open Pit and Underground

2017 production

Production - 180,859 oz gold

2017 costs

Production costs - $601/oz gold

Total cash costs - $395/oz gold

Gold reserves

1,273,000 oz

Mine life

7 years

Key Facts: Creston Mascota

Mine Type

Open Pit

2017 production

Production - 48,384 oz gold

2017 costs

Production costs - $651/oz gold

Total cash costs - $575/oz gold

Gold reserves

113,000 oz

Mine life

3 years

Mine Production

2017 Output

Pinos Altos

Creston Mascota

Pinos Altos employees

1,080

Creston Mascota employees

262