At Burlcore, we are committed to transforming the mining industry by prioritizing safety, honesty, respect, innovation, and fairness. Our aim is to lead the industry in responsible and sustainable mining practices, benefiting all stakeholders, local communities, and the environment.
We believe that mining precious metals can have a positive impact, and we are dedicated to collaborating with local communities to create positive and lasting effects. We recognize that the resources we extract belong to future generations and are committed to preserving and protecting the environment for their benefit.
In the coming months and years, our goal is to reinvest in local communities through a steadfast commitment to enhancing critical infrastructure, including building schools and medical centers in the area and beyond.
HISTORY OF GOLD
Gold has been an important metal throughout human history, dating back to ancient Egypt where it was used for decorative objects and jewelry. It was also used extensively in the art and architecture of other ancient civilizations. During the Middle Ages, gold was used to create religious objects, castles, and as currency. The discovery of gold in the Americas in the 15th and 16th centuries led to international trade and economic growth.
USAGE OF GOLD
Gold is a highly versatile metal that has been used for a variety of purposes throughout human history. It is commonly used for jewelry and currency, but it also has many other uses such as in electronics, medicine, and dentistry. Gold's unique properties, including its high electrical conductivity, malleability, and resistance to corrosion, make it a valuable material in many different applications.
The gold market is a global marketplace where gold is bought and sold for various purposes, including investment, jewelry, and industry. The gold market offers high liquidity and potentially excellent opportunities to profit in nearly all environments due to its unique position within the world’s economic and political systems.
Gold is considered a safe-haven asset, and holding gold offers investors protection against geopolitical and socioeconomic upheavals and is often used as a hedge against economic turmoil. Gold also offers a low correlation with both stocks and bonds, which provides a tangible diversification benefit.
Burlcore Mining Company Ltd has secured mining concessions in Busia, Uganda. Busia is a district in eastern Uganda that is known for its significant gold deposits; the area is part of the Lake Victoria Gold Belt, which stretches across Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania and is known to contain large amounts of gold.
Recently, a Chinese company, Wagagai, discovered $16 billion worth of recoverable gold in their licensed area within the Busia region and is investing heavily in their mining infrastructure, with plans to pour over $200 million into the operations and hire 3,000 workers for the operations.
The Burlcore Story in Numbers
The Burlcore team has over 30 years of collective experience within the gold and precious metals experience.
Burlcore actively exports to 7 countries including, London, Switzerland and the UAE.
Burlcore Mining has an annual extraction target of 1.5-2.4 tonnes of gold.
More than $450 million worth of recoverable gold reserves in current concessions.
Gold is the ultimate currency