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PDAC talk turns to western belter

Hot developing copper and gold addresses are a big hit with mining crowds at the moment, emphasised by the many latecomers standing at a Sunday PDAC 2018 session focused on one of the world’s best exploration locales.

Richard Roberts in Toronto

Exploration / Development > Events-coverage

PDAC talk turns to western belter

Hot developing copper and gold addresses are a big hit with mining crowds at the moment, emphasised by the many latecomers standing at a Sunday PDAC 2018 session focused on one of the world’s best exploration locales.

Richard Roberts in Toronto

PDAC talk turns to western belter

Medgold Resources is exploring the Serbo-Macedonian Massif, which it says is under-explored and more accessible compared to the older upper Cretaceous Timok Belt

"We believe the potential for the west Tethys is similar in the long term to that of the southern cordillera in Chile, Argentina and Peru, which is obviously the most prolific and largest producer of copper on the planet," Nevsun Resources chief development officer Scott Trebilcock told a packed house of attendees at the Western Tethyan Belt session.