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Golden's Yaxtché deposit looks to have mining potential

Golden Minerals (US:AUMN) has announced a new resource estimate for its Yaxtché deposit at the El Quevar silver project in Argentina’s Salta province.

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Exploration / Development > Resource-definition

Golden's Yaxtché deposit looks to have mining potential

Golden Minerals (US:AUMN) has announced a new resource estimate for its Yaxtché deposit at the El Quevar silver project in Argentina’s Salta province.

Staff reporter

Golden's Yaxtché deposit looks to have mining potential

Drilling at the Yaxtché deposit in Salta, Argentina

It reported an indicated sulphide mineral resource of 41.1 million ounces of silver at a grade of 487g/t and an indicated oxide resource of 4.2Moz at 434g/t. It also reported an inferred sulphide resource of 4.1Moz at 417g/t.