Operations

Overview

The Minto Mine is an open pit copper-gold-silver mine located 240 kilometres north of Whitehorse in central Yukon, Canada.

Key Operational Facts
Location Yukon, Canada
Primary product mined Copper
By-products Gold, silver
Ownership 100%
Workforce (including contract employees) 350
Estimated mine life 2022
Mining type Open pit
Current operating throughput (tonnes per day) 3,850
Production (2012) (M lbs Cu) 35.9
Grade (Cu %) 1.53
Contained metal in reserves (M lbs Cu) 440

Additional information on Capstone's Mineral Reserves and Mineral Resources is available here.