Touchstone Gold “El Pescado” Project (DFC-TOUCHSTONEGOLD)

  • Colombia
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Specific Location
Segovia Municipality, Antioquia Department
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Financial Institutions
  • US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Cornwall Capital S.A.
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  • Mining
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Investment Amount (USD)
Not Disclosed
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ DFC website

Updated in EWS Jul 31, 2020

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Project Description

The Project involves the development of a 300 tons/day (20,000 oz. annual capacity) gold mining operation in the central mountain range of Colombia. The Project has a licensed concession on 100 hectares of the Magdalena River National Forest Reserve and will use open-pit mining methods to access mineral deposits near the surface and at a later stage underground mining for deeper deposits. The Project involves the construction of mining facilities including internal and external material transport roads; equipment for extraction; beneficiation process (crushing and milling, cyanide and precipitation, recirculation and smelting); auxiliary operations of tailings storage and management, laboratory, worker camps, heliport, and progressive mine closure.

Investment Description
  • US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)

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Contact Information

Location of Local Access to Project Information
Address: Touchstone Colombia, Calle 6A #22-75, Casa 103
Telephone: +5743525126
Point of Contact: Juan Gabriel Gonzalez,