MONTREAL, June 20, 2023–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dynacor Group Inc. (TSX-DNG) (Dynacor or the “Corporation”), an international gold ore industrial corporation servicing ASMs (artisanal and small-scale miners), today announced that it had achieved its best ever monthly gold production, with a record 11,114 AuEq ounces and generated gold sales of US$21.5 million (C$29.1 million) (1) (unaudited) for May 2023, the third highest month in the Corporation history, compared to US$19.5 million (C$25.1 million) in May 2022, an increase of US$2.0 million or 10.3% over last year.
Sales increase versus May of last year is due to increase sales volume (+2.6%) and increase sales price (+7.7%). Month to month increase of US$2.4 million (C$3.3 million) a 12.6% increase over April 2023.
In May, the average selling price of gold was US$ 1,980 per ounce, compared to US$1,845 per ounce in May 2022.
The 2023 cumulative sales at the end of May amounted to US$97.3 million, compared to US$87.2 million for the same period of 2022, a 11.6% increase. The average selling price of gold at the end of May 2023 was US$1,921 per ounce compared to US$1,879 per ounce in 2022.
For 2023, the Corporation forecasted sales in the range of US$210-$235 million based on an average gold price between US$1,800 and US$1,900 per ounce.
(1) Sales are converted using the monthly average exchange rate
Dynacor is a dividend-paying industrial gold ore processor headquartered in Montreal, Canada. The corporation is engaged in gold production through the processing of ore purchased from the ASM (artisanal and small-scale mining) industry. At present, Dynacor operates in Peru, where its management and processing teams have decades of experience working with ASM miners. It also owns a gold exploration property (Tumipampa) in the Apurimac department.
The corporation intends to expand its processing operations in other jurisdictions as well.
Dynacor produces environmental and socially responsible gold through its PX IMPACT® gold program. A growing number of supportive firms from the fine luxury jewelry, watchmakers and investment sectors pay a small premium to our customer and strategic partner for this PX IMPACT® gold. The premium provides direct investment to develop health and education projects for our artisanal and small-scale miner’s communities.
Dynacor is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (DNG).
Certain statements in the preceding may constitute forward-looking statements, which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance, or achievements of Dynacor, or industry results, to be materially different from any future result, performance or achievement expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These statements reflect management’s current expectations regarding future events and operating performance as of the date of this news release.
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