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Barrick sells half of 'iconic' Super Pit to Saracen

Emerging Australian mid-tier gold miner Saracen Mineral Holdings has agreed to buy Barrick Gold’s 50% stake in the Super Pit in Kalgoorlie for US$750 million.

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An aerial view of the Super Pit, which sits on the outskirts of Kalgoorlie

Saracen will join Newmont Goldcorp as 50:50 owners of Super Pit operator Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM), with Newmont to continue as manager.