Quick Facts

  • Centerra is a leading Canadian-based gold producer, having produced 785,316 ounces of gold and 53.6 million pounds of copper in 2017.
  • Major assets include the Kumtor Mine in the Kyrgyz Republic, which has produced more than 11.5 million ounces of gold between 1997 and the end of 2017, the long life, low-cost gold/copper Mount Milligan Mine in British Columbia, Canada, the former Boroo Mine in Mongolia, which produced over 1.8 million ounces of gold from 2004 to 2016 and is currently in care and maintenance waiting for the development of the Gatsuurt Project, the Öksüt Gold Project in Turkey, which is in construction, the late stage Kemess development project in British Columbia, Canada, the Greenstone development project in Ontario, Canada, the Endako and Thompson Creek primary molybdenum mines in British Columbia, Canada and Idaho, USA, respectively, which are currently on care and maintenance and the Langeloth Metallurgical Facility in Pennsylvania, USA.
  • The Company is constructing its third gold mine, the Öksüt Gold Project in Turkey, which is expected to be producing gold in the first quarter of 2020.
  • We are the largest Western-based gold producer in Central Asia with Company-wide estimated proven and probable reserves of 16.3 million ounces of contained gold and 2,568 million pounds of contained copper as at December 31, 2017.
  • In October 2016 Centerra acquired Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc., total transaction value of approximately US$1.1 billion.
  • In January 2018 Centerra acquired AuRico Metals Inc., total transaction value of approximately C$310 million.
  • Kumtor is the largest foreign-owned gold mine in the former Soviet Union.
  • Mount Milligan became the first new large mining operation in British Columbia in a generation.
  • Boroo was Mongolia's first modern hard rock gold mine.
  • In January 2013, Centerra became the sole owner of the Öksüt Gold project in Turkey.
  • In March 2015, Centerra became a 50/50 Joint Venture partner in the Greenstone Gold Property located in the Geraldton-Beardmore Greenstone belt in Ontario, Canada.
  • Centerra has exploration properties or has formed promising exploration joint ventures in Armenia, Canada, Mexico, Mongolia, Nicaragua, Sweden and Turkey.
  • Centerra has allocated approximately $17 million for exploration activities in 2018.
  • Read our quarterlies and factsheets for information on Centerra's performance.