Barrick Gold ships 6,929 grams of gold in 2 months
Santo Domingo.- The miner Barrick Gold exported 6,929 grams of the precious metal through the freight terminal at Las Americas International Airport in the past two months from its operations at Pueblo Viejo, Cotuí (central).
Quoting the terminal’s Customs Export Control, outlet hoy.com.do reports that the company’s latest export on December 4 and January 10 and 15 were shipped to Canada via the US via the Punta Caucedo freight terminal.
According to export documents, the Dec. 4 shipment of gold weighed 1,977.50 grams; the one on January 15 was 1,925.00 and 3,026.50 grams on Jan. 27.
The gold, in the form of dore, an ore that includes silver, is transported from Pueblo Viejo in armored trucks escorted by helicopters, soldiers and private security guards as well.
Feb 9, 2016
Category: DR News |