Operations

Overview

The Minto Mine is an open pit copper 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 (2013) (M lbs Cu) 37.2
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.