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The Grasberg Mine is the largest gold mine and the third largest copper mine in the world. It is located in the province of Papua in Indonesia near Puncak Jaya, the highest mountain in Papua, and it has 19,500 employees. -


Grasberg: The World's Largest Gold Mine - The story of the Grasberg mine began in the - Mining Sites - Feb 24, 2015

Indonesia: another four workers killed at Freeport, Rio Tinto Grasberg mine | IndustriALL

Grasberg mine gold reserves estimated at 937 tons or one of the largest in the world!


Grasberg Mine, Indonesia - The world’s biggest gold mine and third largest copper mine. Opened in 1973, it now employs 19,500 workers


Grasberg Mine Area, Freeport, Tembagapura, Papua, Indonesia


Earth Shot of the Grasberg Mine. Located in the Sudirman Mountains of the Irian Jaya province of Indonesia, the Grasberg complex (also known as the Freeport Mine) is one of the largest gold & copper mining operations in the world. The Sudirman Mountains form the western portion of the Maoke Range that extends across Irian Jaya from the west to the east-southeast. These ranges were formed by ongoing collision of the northward-moving Australian & westward-moving Pacific tectonic plates.....

Photo: The Grasberg Mine, located near Puncak Jaya in West Papua, is the largest gold mine and the third largest copper mine in the world (Photo: Kadir Jaelani) Benny Wenda: “West Papuans are living in a prison” |


Not every mountain is beautiful--Grasberg Mine, Indonesia- b18d66f92f677c2442612d4aa59bcf6c.jpg 1,136×1,136 pixels