This email with the subject "GOLD FOR SALE URGENT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 03 Dec 2010 04:16:07 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was matal <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
IT IS WITH A REAL PLEASURE THAT WE CONTACT YOU IN ORDER TO MAKE YOU SHARE OF AN OPPORTUNITY OF BUSINESSES AND FOR WHICH WE SEEK A SERIOUS PARTNER. INDEED, WE ARE WITH THE HEAD OF A COMPANY OF TRANSIT AND CONSIGNMENT BASED IN DIMENSION OF WEST AFRICA
OUR COMPANY REPRESENTS AND HELPS A GROUP OF VILLAGE GOLD WASHERS TO SELL NATURAL NOBLE METALS; MAINLY GOLD. WE HAVE AT PRESENT FOR EXPORT 150 KILOGRAMMES GOLD (WITH) GOLD DUST CHARACTERISTICS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
* ORIGIN: BURKINA FASO
* QUANTITY: 150 KILOGRAMMES
* QUALITY: 22 CARATS
* NATURE: METAL (WITH) OUT OF POWDER
* RATE OF PURITY: 99%
* IMPURITY COMPOSITION: 1% (PRIMARILY IRON OXIDE)
ALLUVIAL GOLD DUST
THESE GOLD WASHERS CAN PROVIDE PER THREE MONTHS PERIOD 30 TO 50 KILOGRAMMES OF GOLD. THEN WE WANT TO CHOOSE YOU AS REPRESENTING IN YOUR COUNTRY SO THAT YOU BUY FROM US OR YOU FIND US REGULAR GOLD PURCHASERS. IF OUR PROPOSAL IS ACCEPTABLE TO YOU, CONTACT WITH BELOW ADDRESS.