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Agnico Eagle's potential 'Piños Altos 2.0'

An investment bank’s recent site visit to Agnico Eagle Mines’ early-stage El Barqueño project in Jalisco, Mexico has highlighted potential for the gold miner to add another 175,000oz/y gold mine to its portfolio.

Agnico Eagle's potential 'Piños Altos 2.0' Agnico Eagle's potential 'Piños Altos 2.0' Agnico Eagle's potential 'Piños Altos 2.0' Agnico Eagle's potential 'Piños Altos 2.0' Agnico Eagle's potential 'Piños Altos 2.0'

Does El Barqueño have the potential to become another Piños Altos? (photo: Agnico Eagle)

The first report back from the project following Agnico’s US$122 million acquisition of Cayden Resources in November was a very positive one.