Operating one of the highest grade, lowest cost mines in the world.
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Lundin Gold is a Canadian mining company with its head office located in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Company’s 100 percent owned Fruta del Norte gold mine, located in southeast Ecuador has been in production since late 2019, and is among the highest-grade operating gold mines in the world.
Fruta del Norte. The first large scale gold mine in Ecuador.
Fruta del Norte
The Fruta del Norte gold mine in southeast Ecuador is one of the highest-grade operating gold mines in the world. It has probable reserves of 4.92 million ounces at an average grade of 8.7 grams per tonne gold. Lundin Gold acquired the asset in late 2014, began construction in July 2017, poured first gold in November 2019, and declared commercial production in February 2020, ahead of schedule.
Lundin Gold is committed to providing economic and social benefits to local communities, reducing our global emissions footprint, and fostering a healthy and safe workplace. We believe that our sustainability performance is inextricably intertwined with our overall success, and that responsible mining is a catalyst for sustainable economic development.