Lower grades result in less Fort Knox gold
North of 60 Mining News – May 11, 2018
Last updated 9/25/2020 at 4:50am
Kinross Gold Corp. May 8 reported that its Fort Knox Mine near Fairbanks, Alaska, produced 79,928 ounces of gold during the first quarter of 2018, a roughly 14 percent decrease from the 93,038 oz recovered during the same period last year and about 16 percent lower than the last three months of 2017.
"Production at Fort Knox was in line with our expectations for the quarter, although it was low...