( ) is a mining
company active in West
. Semafo operates active gold mines: at the Mana gold field in Burkina Faso, at Kiniero in Guinea, and at
Hill in Niger.
2008 Semafo's operations produced some 195,500 ounces of gold. The
company projected that in 2009, with the raising of Mana Mine's
plant capacity to 6,000 tonnes per day of saprolite
ore, their Burkina operations would
account for 55% of their production. Total 2009 production for all
three mines was projected at between 220,000 and 240,000 ounces of
addition to corporate facilities in Africa,
Semafo has headquarters in Canada, in Saint Laurent, Quebec.
company is affiliated with Etruscan
, another Canadian-African mining company.
- SEMAFO to Produce Up to 240,000 Ounces of Gold in
2009. Metal News/Company statement. Jan. 29, 2009.