The Jabal Sayid copper operation is located 350 kilometers north-east of Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It’s a 50/50 joint venture operation with Ma’aden. The first shipment of copper concentrate occurred in December 2015, and the mine commenced commercial production in July 2016.
Barrick Gold has awarded Al Haytham General Contracting a contract to carry out an exploration diamond core drilling program in Jabal Sayid Copper Mine for 2000 metres using HQ and NQ size. The project is still in progress.