Gchine Uranium Mine

Also Known As: 

Gachin Mine
Gachin Mines
Gchine Mine
Gachin Bandar Abbas Mine
Bandar Abbas Uranium Mine

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear

Open pit uranium mine; overseen by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI); mining operations started in July 2004, according to Iran; previously the site of facilities for the production of yellowcake uranium through percolation leaching; uranium reserves estimated to be 40 tons; uranium ore processed at the Bandar Abbas mill.

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Date Entered: 

September 1, 2011

Date Last Modified: 

September 1, 2011