Amethyst UpdateJuly 09
NMG is pleased to announce a successful production season only 1 year after the initial discovery.
NMG apprentice explorer Fafa Rakotoako has spent many months on site, and detailed the NMG Amethyst Line outcrop. 2009 seasons production is projected to be 19 tons, and 2010 expected to yield 10,000kg per month. Details of the life of the deposit to be released shortly. NMG is proud of Mr. Rakotoakos work, which includes management of the local miners, securing the amethyst gemstone, and property, and finally the transport of material back to NMGs production facility in Antananarivo.
By Robert Grant