01, Muruntau gold mine (Muruntau)
2016 production: 68.12 tons
The Muruuntau gold mine, owned by the government of Uzbekistan, has the easy access to the world's largest gold mine and produces almost twice as much gold as the second largest mine. However, GFMS stated that the mine's information is not transparent because the information about the mine has long been a national secret.
02, Pueblo Viejo
2016 production: 38.81 tons
Pueblo Viejo, one of the larger, larger gold mines in the world, is a mined co-developed by Barrick Gold and Canadian Gold, with a stake of 6: 4. The mine, located in the Dominican Republic, saw its production increase by 22.65% in 2016 over the same period of previous year.
2016 production: 34.21 tons
Goldstrike Gold Mine is one of Barrick's largest gold mines, located in Nevada, USA. The mine consists of an open pit mine and two underground mines. As of December 31, 2016, Goldstrike's gold reserves were 251.94 tonnes. The mine is expected to produce 28.3 tonnes to 29.58 tonnes by 2017 at production costs of $ 910 / oz to $ 980 / oz.
04, Grasberg Gold Mine (Grasberg)
2016 production: 33 tons
Grasberg Gold is a copper-gold mine in Indonesia. The mine is owned largely by the Freeport-McMoRan Freehold, which is owned by the Indonesian government about 9%. Since its operation in 1990, the mine has recently faced a number of problems: Freeport and the Indonesian government have disputes over the terms of the contract, potentially causing tens of thousands of workers to be arbitraged.
05, Cortez gold mine
2016 production: 32.97 tons
Cortez is another large mine owned by Barrick Gold Company in Nevada, USA. The gold output of the Cortez Gold Mine increased by 6.11% in 2016 over the same period of previous year. The gold output of the mine is expected to be between 38.88 tons and 40.12 tons in 2017, with annual maintenance costs ranging from $ 430 / oz to $ 470 / oz. As of December 31, 2016, the mine has a reserve of 317.26 tons of gold resources.
06, Lihir gold mine
2016 production: 30.82 tons
Lihir was acquired by Newcrest Mining in 2010. The mine is located on the island of Lihar in Papua New Guinea. The mine has produced 311 tons of gold since 1997.
07, Carlin Gold Mine (carlin)
2016 production: 29.36 tons
Carlin is a Newmont-owned gold mine in Nevada, USA that includes Phoenix, Long Canyon and Twin Creeks. The mine's production increased by 6.14% in 2016.
08, Olympia Gold Olimpiada
2016 production: 27.87 tons
Located in Russia, Olimpiada is an open-pit mine owned by Polar Gold Company. The Olympia gold mine started production in 1996 and is the company's largest gold business. The mine reserves of 936.22 tons of gold. In 2016, the mine's gold output increased by 17.88% over the same period of previous year.
09, Boddington Gold and Copper Mine (Boddington)
2016 production: 27.32 tons
Boddington is one of Australia's largest gold mines. The mine, which was initially owned by three Newmont, Anglo-Alpine and New Jersey companies, is now wholly-owned by Newmont. The Goldman Sachs Group 2016 gold output increased by 10.62% from a year earlier.
10 Kalgoorlie Super Pit
2016 production: 23.58 tons
Kalgoorlie Super Pit is located in Western Australia and is owned by Barrick and Newmont in a 5: 5 shareholding joint venture. Due to the higher and higher ore grade, the mine output will also increase significantly.