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Gold Mining Description:


Gold is the most valuable metal from ancient times. The world's oldest known gold mine is Sakdrisi site in Georgia, dating to the 3rd or 4th millennium BC.


Gold has been widely used throughout the world as money, for efficient indirect exchange, and to store wealth in hoards. Value of Gold is based in gold-coloured brightness and lack of oxidation on this metal



How it’s Made: Gold Mining



Industrial Types:


1-Gold Mine: There are 3 main subtypes of Gold Mines: Open-pit, Underground and Alluvial (Placer) Mines.  Production of Gold Mines is Gold Ore.


2-Gold Concentrator Plant: Also named as Gold Beneficiation Plant. Is the primy processing of gold element to separate it from the mined gold ore.


3-Gold Refinery: Gold is purified in further processing to achieve best concentration of Gold metal.

 World Gold Mining Map

 

Countries & Territories with Gold Mining: 70

 

        Algeria
        Argentina
        Armenia
        Australia
        Azerbaijan
        Bolivia
        Botswana
        Brazil
        Bulgaria
        Burkina Faso
        Canada
        Chad
        Chile
        China
        Colombia
        Congo DRC
        Côte d'Ivoire
        Dominican Republic
        Egypt
        Eritrea
        Ethiopia
        Finland
        French Guiana
        Ghana
        Greece
        Guatemala
        Guinea
        India
        Indonesia
        Iran
        Italy
        Japan
        Kyrgyzstan
        Laos
        Liberia
        Malaysia
        Mali
        Mauritania
        Mexico
        Mongolia
        Morocco
        Myanmar
        Namibia
        New Zealand
        Nicaragua
        Niger
        Northern Ireland
        North Korea
        Papua New Guinea
        Peru
        Philippines
        Quebec
        Russia
        Saudi Arabia
        Senegal
        Solomon Islands
        South Africa
        Spain
        Sudan
        Suriname
        Sweden
        Tajikistan
        Tanzania
        Thailand
        Turkey
        Uruguay
        USA
        Uzbekistan
        Vietnam
        Zimbabwe

 

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