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Gold Fields Ltd Gold Mine – Kloof – South Africa

Producer of

Gold

Location

Witwatersrand, South Africa

Ownership

Gold Fields Ltd (100%)

Geological setting

Quartz-pebble conglomerates (reefs)

Mineral type

Native gold

Reserve base

54.2Mt grading 8.2g/t Au proven and probable (2006)

Annual production

914,000oz (2005–06)

Mining method

Manual underground stoping

Recovery method

Crushing, grinding, filtration, CIP leaching, zinc precipitation, smelting and refining

Employment

14,800
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