Silver on Sale
Minco Silver announced the completion of their feasibility study on the Fuwan silver project in China a few days ago. The numbers show a 46% IRR at $16 dollar silver. If you like silver and like leverage, Minco is selling for cents on the ounce.
Highlights of the feasibility include production in 20-24 months of 5.5 million ounces of silver yearly at a cash cost of $5.65 an ounce. The cost per ton of production for the underground mine will be about $34.42 a tonne with a total pre-production capex of $73.1 million.
There will be a mine life of about 9.2 years and total silver production of 50.4 million ounces. That's paying about $1.10 an ounce for silver: at the feasibility stage that's pretty cheap. With a market cap of $57 million Minco is cheap.
We are shareholders; I do have options on both Minco Gold and Minco Silver as a consultant to Minco. I am biased. Minco is an advertiser.
Minco Silver Corp