Minco Gold Corporation, an exploration stage company, engages in exploration and evaluation of gold-dominant mineral properties and projects in China. Properties As of December 31, 2014, the company owned an 18.45% equity interest in Minco Silver Corporation (Minco Silver). The company holds various properties through its subsidiaries and its investment in Minco Silver, which owns the Fuwan Silver Project. Changkeng Gold Project The Changkeng gold deposit is located approximately 45 kilometers southwest of Guangzhou. The Changkeng Gold Property is covered by the 1.18 square kilometers area over the Changkeng permit. The Changkeng Project includes three mineralized zones, termed the CK1, CK2 and CK3 zones. The company has 51% ownership of the Changkeng Project, which has two separate mineralized zones. Longnan Properties The Longnan projects are located at the southern part of Gansu province. The focus of the company's activities has been the exploration of its projects in the Longnan region, in particular the Yejiaba Project. Minco China, the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, holds nine exploration permits in the Longnan region in the south of Gansu Province in China. The Longnan region consists of three projects according to their geographic distribution, type and potential of mineralization within the southwest Qinling gold field. Yejiaba: Includes four exploration permits along a regional structural belt parallel to the Yangshan gold belt. The potential in this area is for polymetallic mineralization (gold-silver-iron-lead-zinc). Yangshan: Includes four exploration permits located in the northeast extension of the Yangshan gold belt and its adjacent area. The primary potential in this area is for gold. Xicheng East: Includes one exploration permit for the east extension of the Xicheng Pb-Zn mineralization belt. The potential in this area is for polymetallic mineralization (gold-silver-lead-zinc). Fuwan Silver Project of Minco Silver The Fuwan Silver Deposit is adjacent to the company’s Changkeng Gold Project, approximately 45 kilometers southwest of Guangzhou. The company has three reconnaissance survey exploration permits on the Fuwan Silver Deposit, having a total area of 125.74 square kilometers, covering a major part of the northeast-trending Fuwan silver belt, which hosts the known gold and silver occurrences in the Sanzhou basin, including the Fuwan silver and Changkeng gold deposit in which the company owns a 51% interest. History The company was founded in 1982. It was incorporated under the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) in 1982. The company was formerly known as Caprock Energy Ltd. and changed its name to Minco Gold Corporation in 2007.
minco gold corp
(MMM:Toronto Stock Exchange)
1055 West Georgia Street
PO Box 11176
Vancouver, BC V6E 3R5
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