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Yamana's Agua Rica PFS boosted by Alumbrera deal

Yamana Gold has announced results of a prefeasibility study on its Agua Rica project in Catamarca, Argentina, which targets production of 533 million pounds of copper-equivalent in its first 10 years of operation. A feasibility study is expected to be completed by 2020.

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Agua Rica in Catamarca, Argentina

The PFS envisions a 110,000 tonnes per day throughput rate, a life of mine strip ratio of 1.66: 1 to produce a copper concentrate which contains 25.2% copper, 4.5 grams a tonne of gold, 74.