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Polymetal flexes processing muscles with Blackham deal

Polymetal will use its pressure oxidation (POX) facilities in south east Russia to process refactory gold mined in Western Australia by Blackham Resources under an agreement that constitutes a statement of strategic intent by the Russian miner.

Polymetal flexes processing muscles with Blackham deal Polymetal flexes processing muscles with Blackham deal Polymetal flexes processing muscles with Blackham deal Polymetal flexes processing muscles with Blackham deal Polymetal flexes processing muscles with Blackham deal

Polymetal's Amursk POX hub was Russia’s first pressure oxidation plant

Polymetal's CEO Vitaly Nesis told Mining Journal the deal, unveiled early today, envisioned "up to 70,000 ounces per year", although the amount will depend on production levels at Blackham's Wiluna