Syama, Mali (West Africa)
Syama is located in the southwest of Mali, approximately 30km from the Côte d’Ivoire border and 300km southeast of the capital Bamako.
Syama Gold Mine is a large-scale operation, comprising the established Syama Underground Mine, the Tabakoroni Complex, which comprises an open pit, and recently discovered underground Ore Reserve, along with several satellite oxide pits. Syama is owned by local subsidiary Société des Mines de Syama S.A. (SOMISY) in which Resolute has an 80% interest and the Government of Mali holds the remaining 20%. The Tabakoroni complex is owned by Société des Mines de Finkolo S.A. (SOMIFI), part of the Resolute Group.