Kinross Gold Corporation
TSX : K
NYSE : KGC

Kinross Gold Corporation

June 28, 2012 10:12 ET

Kinross Completes Sale of Crixas Mine Interest for $220 Million

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 28, 2012) - Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K)(NYSE:KGC) announced today that, further to the Company's news release dated May 29, 2012, it has completed the sale of its 50% interest in the Crixás (Serra Grande) gold mine in Brazil to an affiliate of AngloGold Ashanti for gross cash proceeds of US$220 million.

About Kinross Gold Corporation

Kinross is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines and projects in Brazil, Canada, Chile, Ecuador, Ghana, Mauritania, Russia and the United States, employing approximately 8,000 people worldwide. Kinross maintains listings on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol:K) and the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:KGC).

Contact Information

  • Media Contact
    Kinross Gold Corporation
    Steve Mitchell
    Vice-President, Corporate Communications
    416-365-2726
    steve.mitchell@kinross.com

    Investor Relations Contact
    Kinross Gold Corporation
    Erwyn Naidoo
    Vice-President, Investor Relations
    416-365-2744
    erwyn.naidoo@kinross.com