High expectations at Alturas

Barrick Gold sees more opportunities at new discovery in Region IV.

March 2016: Alturas, Barrick Gold’s (TSX: ABX) latest discovery, could be just the first in a cluster of deposits in an area spanning the border between Argentina and Chile, Senior VP for Global Exploration, Rob Krcmarov, said at ABXs recent investor day in New York.

ABX has just declared an initial resource of 5.5Moz @ 1.2g/t Au at the discovery, first unveiled last April and which bears a close resemblance to two other ABX operations in South America, Lagunas Norte in Peru and Veladero in Argentina.

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