West African gold boom ramps up as bargain hunters continue circling

With gold’s climb back towards US$2,000 an ounce, gold explorers are scrambling to get projects off the ground around the world, but one region has been getting a lot of attention in recent years – Africa.

Gold reached its highest point this week since January and is hovering just under US$1,900/oz.

The metal has been in the spotlight the last few years as global volatility reined due to tense relations between China and the US, followed by a global pandemic.

Capital Limited (LON:CAPD) provide complete exploration and production drilling solutions to customers within the global minerals industry, with a focus on the African markets.

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