El Valle-Boinás/Carlés

In September 2009, Orvana acquired the EVBC Mine through its acquisition of Kinbauri Gold Corp. In June 2015 the Company changes the subsidiary name to OroValle Minerals S.L.

The EVBC Mine is located in the Rio Narcea Gold Belt of northern Spain and was previously mined from 1997 to 2006 by Rio Narcea Gold Mines. They produced nearly 1,000,000 ounces of gold and over 20,000 tonnes of copper prior to the closure of the mine.

The following table sets forth the production from the EVBC Mines for the periods indicated together with guidance for the upcoming period.

Ownership 100 %
FY 2019 Au / Cu Production 64,327 Au oz / 5.0M Cu lbs
YTD 2020 Au / Cu Production 25,861 Au oz / 2.3M Cu lbs
FY 2019 COC - AISC $1,004 - $1,185 oz Au
YTD 2020 COC - AISC $1,128 - $1,365 oz Au
YTD 2020 Plant Recoveries 92.6% Au / 78.2% Cu
Plant Capacity 2,000 tpd
YTD 2020 Grade 2.86 g/t Au / 0.44% Cu

El Valle mill and offices

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