Minera Barrick to invest $628 million in Veladero expansion

Canadian mining company Barrick Gold plans to invest $628 million in projects in addition to the plan to extend the life of the Veladero gold mine in San Juan Province. It was announced yesterday by Barrick’s CEO, Mark Bristow, who assured that the redesign of Veladero and the high international price of gold would allow the exploitation of the deposit until 2033 with an impact of $5 billion on the Argentine economy.

Source: Ámbito