Ask the Experts
February 2014 by Chris RalphMarketing other minerals recovered while gold mining
Breaking cemented gravels
The concentrate is just the heaviest of the heavy minerals but some sulfides are sneaking in there also with the gold...
Any ore grading 32% silver would contain more than 9,000 ounces of silver per ton and be valued at something in the range of $150,000 per ton. Even a few tons of this type of material would be well worth shipping off to a smelter for treatment.
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