The Syama Gold mine is located in the south of Mali, West Africa approximately 300km southeast of the capital Bamako and 30km from the Côte d’Ivoire border. Resolute has an 80% interest in the project through its equity in Sociêtê des Mines de Syama S.A. (SOMISY). The Malian Government holds a 20% interest in SOMISY, 15% of which is free carried.
Ore for the Syama Operations was sourced from the Syama open pit. Due to the refractory nature of the ore it is treated using conventional four stage crushing, ball-milling, sulphide floatation and dewatering, roasting, calcine leaching and elution at the rate of 2.4Mtpa.Back to Projects