Mineral Reserves - Proven and Probable      Contained Metal
PropertyClassificationTonnes
(000)
Ag
 (g/t)
Au
 (g/t)
Pb
 (%)
Zn
 (%)
Cu
 (%)
Ag (Moz)Au
(koz)
Silver
Mines
Caylloma,
Peru
Proven1311500.562.272.28N.A0.62
Probable1,5321050.262.673.65N/A5.213
Proven + Probable1,6621080.282.643.54N/A5.815
San Jose, MexicoProven611651.10N/AN/AN/A0.32
Probable3,5282001.35N/AN/AN/A22.7153
Proven + Probable3,5892001.34N/AN/AN/A23.0155
TotalProven + Probable5,2511711.01N/AN/AN/A28.8170
Gold
Mine
Lindero, Argentina Proven26,718N/A0.72N/AN/A0.110.0622
Probable55,940N/A0.57N/AN/A0.110.01,027
Proven + Probable82,658N/A0.62N/AN/A0.110.01,649
Total Proven + Probable28.81,819
Mineral Resources - Measured and Indicated      Contained Metal
PropertyClassificationTonnes
(000)
Ag
 (g/t)
Au
 (g/t)
Pb
 (%)
Zn
 (%)
Cu
 (%)
Ag (Moz)Au
(koz)
Silver
Mines
Caylloma, PeruMeasured5291060.371.923.37N.A1.86
Indicated1,611960.261.743.36N.A5.014
Measured + Indicated2,140990.291.783.36N.A6.820
San Jose, MexicoMeasured421200.91N/AN/AN.A0.21
Indicated913970.68N/AN/AN.A2.820
Measured + Indicated955980.69N/AN/AN.A3.021
TotalMeasured + Indicated3,095980.41N/AN/AN.A9.841
Gold
Mine
Lindero, Argentina Measured2,520N/A0.55N/AN/A0.070.045
Indicated33,070N/A0.46N/AN/A0.060.0487
Measured + Indicated35,590N/A0.46N/AN/A0.060.0532
Total Measured + Indicated9.8573
Mineral Resources – Inferred      Contained Metal
PropertyClassificationTonnes
(000)
Ag
 (g/t)
Au
 (g/t)
Pb
 (%)
Zn
 (%)
Cu
 (%)
Ag (Moz)Au
(koz)
Silver
Mines
Caylloma, PeruInferred3,7511220.402.704.08N/A14.749
San Jose, MexicoInferred3,4521240.93N/AN/AN/A13.8104
TotalInferred7,2031230.66N/AN/AN/A28.5152
Gold
Mine
Lindero, ArgentinaInferred30,368N/A0.42N/AN/A0.110.0412
TotalInferred28.5 564


Notes:

  1. Mineral Reserves and Mineral Resources are as defined by the 2014 CIM Definition Standards for Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves
  2. Mineral Resources are exclusive of Mineral Reserves
  3. Mineral Resources that are not Mineral Reserves do not have demonstrated economic viability
  4. Factors that could materially affect the reported Mineral Resources or Mineral Reserves include; changes in metal price and exchange rate assumptions; changes in local interpretations of mineralization; changes to assumed metallurgical recoveries, mining dilution and recovery; and assumptions as to the continued ability to access the site, retain mineral and surface rights titles, maintain environmental and other regulatory permits, and maintain the social license to operate
  5. Mineral Resources and Reserves are estimated as of June 30, 2020 and reported as of December 31, 2020 taking into account production-related depletion for the period through December 31, 2020
  6. Mineral Reserves for the San Jose Mine are based on underground mining within optimized stope designs using an estimated NSR break-even cut-off grade of US$69.47/t, equivalent to 120 g/t Ag Eq based on assumed metal prices of US$21/oz Ag and US$1,600/oz Au; estimated metallurgical recovery rates of 91% for Ag and 90% for Au and mining costs of US$34.92/t; processing costs of US$17.10/t; and other costs including distribution, management, community support and general service costs of US$17.44/t based on actual operating costs. Mining recovery is estimated to average 93% and mining dilution 11%. Mineral Resources are reported at a 100 g/t Ag Eq cut-off grade based on the same parameters used for Mineral Reserves and a 15% upside in metal prices. Proven + Probable Reserves include 1.9 Mt containing 14 Moz of silver and 83 koz of gold reported at a 123 g/t Ag Eq cut-off grade and Inferred Resources totaling 2.5 Mt containing 9.7 Moz of silver and 70 koz of gold reported at a 100 g/t Ag Eq cut-off grade located in the Taviche Oeste concession and subject to a 2.5% royalty
  7. Mineral Reserves for the Caylloma Mine are reported above NSR breakeven cut-off values based on underground mining methods including; mechanized (breasting) at US$ 83.37/t; mechanized (enhanced) at US$ 81.66/t; semi-mechanized at US$ 90.19/t; and a conventional method at US$173.74/t; using assumed metal prices of US$21/oz Ag, US$1,600/oz Au, US$2,000/t Pb and US$2,270/t Zn; metallurgical recovery rates of 83% for Ag, 42% for Au, 91% for Pb and 90% for Zn with the exception of the Ramal Piso Carolina vein that uses a metallurgical recovery rate of 75% for Au. Mining, processing and administrative costs used to determine NSR cut-off values were estimated based on actual operating costs incurred from July 2019 through June 2020. Mining recovery is estimated to average 95% with average mining dilution ranging from 13% to 32% depending on the mining methodology. Mineral Resources are reported at an NSR cut-off grade of US$65/t for veins classified as wide (Animas, Animas NE, Nancy, San Cristobal) and US$135/t for veins classified as narrow (all other veins) based on the same parameters used for Mineral Reserves, and a 15% upside in metal prices
  8. Mineral Reserves for Lindero are reported based on open pit mining within a designed pit shell based on variable gold cut-off grades and gold recoveries by metallurgical type. Met type 1 cut-off 0.27 g/t Au, recovery 75.4%; Met type 2 cut-off 0.26 g/t Au, recovery 78.2%; Met type 3 cut-off 0.26 g/t Au, recovery 78.5%; and Met type 4 cut-off 0.27 g/t Au, recovery 68.5%. Mining recovery is estimated to average 100% and mining dilution 0%. The cut-off grades and pit designs are considered appropriate for long term gold prices of US$1,600/oz, estimated mining costs of US$1.11 per tonne of material, total processing and process G&A costs of US$6.21 per tonne of ore, and refinery costs net of pay factor of US$6.50 per ounce gold. Lindero Mineral Reserves are restricted to a maximum heap leach capacity of 84.2 Mt. Reported Proven Reserves include 2.6 Mt averaging 0.55 g/t Au of stockpiled material. Lindero Mineral Resources are reported within the same conceptual pit shell above a 0.2 g/t Au cut-off grade based on the same parameters used for Mineral Reserves and a 15% upside in metal prices
  9. Eric Chapman, P. Geo. (APEGBC #36328) is the Qualified Person for resources and Amri Sinuhaji (APEGBC #48305) is the Qualified Person for reserves, both being employees of Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.
  10. Totals may not add due to rounding procedures
  11. N/A = Not Applicable
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