Camino Rojo

MMX Interest:  2.0% NSR royalty
MMX Metal Exposure:  Gold (Au), Silver (Ag)
Location:  Zacatecas, Mexico
Operator:  Orla Mining Ltd.
Status:  Paying

Asset Information

  • Open-pit heap leach mine located approximately 50 kilometres from Newmont’s Penasquito mine
  • An updated feasibility study completed in 2021 outlined an initial 10 year operation with average annual production of 94,000 oz gold with good potential for further mine life extension
  • Achieved first gold pour from Camino Rojo in December 2021 and commercial production declared effective April 1, 2022
  • Successful commissioning included the ramp up of mining and processing to sustained throughput levels in excess of 75% of designed nameplate capacity of 18,000 tpd
  • All major construction activities have now been completed

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Source: Orla Mining public disclosure.