Canada

Bethune Mine

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Overview

Mine TypeIn-Situ
Commodities
  • Potash
Mining Method
  • Solution mining
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Mine Life2060
ShapshotThe K+S Bethune mine is formally known as Legacy Project.

At the Bethune site, K+S Potash is driving the capacity increase forward with the successful expansion of secondary mining. In the long term, K+S Potash aims to ramp up production capacity to four million tonnes per year.

At Bethune mine, K+S Potash efficiently produces potassium chloride as a standard product.

Owners

SourceSource
CompanyInterestOwnership
K+S Potash Canada GP 100 % Direct
Bethune (Legacy) mine is wholly-owned by K+S Potash Canada.

GP K+S Potash Canada is part of the K+S Group.

Deposit type

  • Sedimentary

Summary:

Reserves

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Mining Methods

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Comminution

Crushers and Mills

Milling equipment has not been reported.

Processing

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Production

CommodityUnits20212020201920182017
Potash Mt 0000001.40.5
All production numbers are expressed as salt.

Operational metrics

Metrics20222021
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Production Costs

Commodity production costs have not been reported.

Heavy Mobile Equipment

Fleet data has not been reported.

Personnel

Mine Management

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EmployeesYear
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