CABORCA, Mexico, August 5th, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mexus Gold US (OTCQB: MXSG) (“Mexus” or the “Company) is pleased to announce that it has poured gold at its Santa Elena mine. The company recovered gold from its first heap leach pad using its Merrill Crowe gold recovery system. The remaining precipitate smelting is expected to take 5 days. “This is a monumental moment for Mexus. It has taken years with many ups and downs but through hard work and the dedication of our staff we’ve been able to meet this long sought-after goal. Mexus looks forward to building out the Santa Elena mine.” added Mexus CEO, Paul Thompson Sr.
Mexus continues to mine and crush ore for the 2nd lift on heap leach pad #1. The company expects to stay ahead of mining fresh ore for the pad allowing for uninterrupted leaching and gold recovery.