Bezant is focused on developing its pipeline of copper gold projects to provide a new generation of economically and socially sustainable mines.
The company portfolio of assets includes the following projects – more information on these projects is available on the Operations section of the Company’s website.
- Kalengwa project in Zambia - the company acquired a 30% interest in the Kalengwa project on 24 April 2020. This exploration project is in the area surrounding the historic, high-grade Kalengwa open pit copper mine. The stratigraphic package at Kalengwa is similar to that hosting the world-class deposits in the Copperbelt. These deposits are thought to be formed from hydrothermal and ore-bearing fluids sourced from the intrusives of the Hook Granite complex. It is notable that such intrusives occur at the Kalengwa mine and are known from historic third party drilling and airborne magnetic surveying to occur at, or close to, several other prospects within the Licence.
- Hope Copper-Gold project in Namibia – the Company entered into a binding agreement to conditionally acquire 100% of Virgo Resources Ltd and its interests in the Hope Copper-Gold Project in Namibia on 18 June 2020 – this acquisition is subject to a 30 day due diligence period. The project is in the Matchless Copper Belt in Namibia and has a 10.2 million tonnes JORC category grade of about 1.9% copper and 0.3 g/t of gold (approx. 30% resource tonnage classified in the “indicated” Mineral Resource category with the balance in the “inferred” Mineral Resource category).
- Eureka project in Argentina- a red bed layered style mineralisation with potential feeder zones located under a historic underground mine in Jujuy province, Argentina.
- Mankayan project in the Philippines - a porphyry system located in the Luzon Island. The Company retains 20% of its interest in this project have sold 80% on 4 October 2019.
The Company is quoted on the AIM Market: (BZT)