Perseus Mining Limited (ASX:PRU) remains on schedule to achieve the stretch target of first gold pour in December 2020 at its its Yaouré Gold Project in Cote d’Ivoire, subject to no COVID-19 related delays.
Yaouré will be the company’s third gold mine and integral to growing production to 500,000 ounces per annum by FY2022.
The following video shows drone footage of the mine site under construction in October 2020 and outlines construction progress.
Perseus’s operating Edikan and Sissingué mines are forecast to continue to produce strongly in the December 2020 quarter.
Gold production and all-in sustaining cost (AISC) guidance for the December 2020 half year remains unchanged at 125,500 to 139,000 ounces at an AISC of US$940 to US$1,025 per ounce.