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Burkina Faso, West Africa

Royalty rate and type:  2.0% GSR
0.75% GSR 1 (milling royalty)
(gold only)
Operator: Nord Gold N. V.

The Taparko mine is an open pit gold operation located in the Namantenga Province of Burkina Faso, approximately 125 miles northeast of the capital city of Ouagadougou.

  • Taparko Plant and Administrative Facilities Taparko Plant and Administrative Facilities
Reserves (December 31, 2015): 2
  • 0.502M oz. gold
Actual royalty production CY2016:
  • 110,300 oz. gold



  1. The 2.0% GSR applies to gold production from defined portions of the Taparko/Bouroum project area.  The 0.75% GSR milling royalty applies to ore that is mined outside of the defined area of the Taparko-Bouroum project that is processed through the Taparko facility up to a maximum of 1.1 million tons per year.
  2. At a gold price of $1,200 per ounce.