Porphyry copper-gold exploration project (324 ha) of Philippine Metals Corp. in Ilocos Sur and Abra to reevaluate historical exploration data (drill logs, assays, samples, and maps) to target new drilling and develop a current resource estimate. Prospected 19751981 with estimate of 123 Mt, 0.35% Cu, 0.007% Mo, 0.13 g/t Au, and 2.4 g/t Ag.
Study area name
East and Southeast Asia
Carranza and Hale (2002); Sillitoe and Gappe (1984)
Sillitoe, R.H., and Gappe, I.M., Jr., 1984, Philippine porphyry copper depositsGeologic setting and characteristics: Committee for Co-ordination of Joint Prospecting for Mineral Resources in Asian Offshore Areas (CCOP), CCOP Technical Publication 14, 89 p.