Higher grades boost Fort Knox gold output
North of 60 Mining News – July 31, 2020 Newsletter Exclusive
Last updated 9/26/2020 at 3:10pm
Kinross Gold Corp. July 29 reported higher gold production and lower costs at its Fort Knox Mine in Alaska.
During the second quarter of 2020, Fort Knox produced 56,031 ounces of gold, which is roughly an 8% increase over the 51,667 oz produced during the first quarter and slightly better than the 55,440 oz produced at the Interior Alaska mine during the second quarter of 2019.