Symbol: TSX-BTO, NYSE MKT-BTG, NSX-B2G
B2Gold Corp. is a Vancouver based gold producer with four operating mines (two in Nicaragua, one in the Philippines and one in Namibia) and a strong portfolio of development and exploration assets in Nicaragua, Mali, Burkina Faso and Colombia.
B2Gold is projecting another record year for gold production in 2014. Company-wide production in 2014 from the Masbate, La Libertad and Limon Mines is expected to be in the range of 380,000 to 385,000 ounces of gold. Consolidated operating cash costs are expected to be in the range of $667 to $695 per ounce (a similar range as in 2013). B2Gold commenced production at Otjikoto, Namibia in December 2014. The new mine is expected to produce approximately 140,000 ounces in 2015, the first full year of production. The production forecast for 2014 does not include any estimated gold production from Otjikoto.
B2Gold’s corporate objective is to optimize production at existing mines and build further shareholder value through the exploration and development of existing projects and additional accretive acquisitions. B2Gold trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “BTO”, on the NYSE MKT under the symbol “BTG” and on the Namibian Stock Exchange under the symbol “B2G”.