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GRAPHITE

Chinese flake graphite consolidation could alter global supply structure

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China has revealed plans to consolidate operations in the world’s most prolific flake graphite producing region – the Heilongjiang province, where most of the world’s battery raw material comes from – that could significantly alter the...
17th April 2014
 
 
INFRASTRUCTURE

Australia's Padbury delays detailing $6bn port funding

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Padbury Mining on Thursday failed to reveal the investors behind a more than $6-billion port and rail project in Western Australia's iron ore belt, asking for its shares to remain suspended until it can provide details on the huge deal. The small...
17th April 2014
 
 
IRON-ORE

Shutdown lowers Grange output

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Magnetite pellet producer Grange Resources has reported a decline in production after a ten-day downtime at its Tasmanian concentrator as part of its annual equipment shutdown. During the three months to March, Grange produced some 504 170 t of...
17th April 2014
 
 
IRON-ORE

Mt Gibson on track to make full-year targets

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Iron-ore junior Mount Gibson on Thursday said that it was on track to meet full-year sales target, despite the March quarter being affected by weather interruptions. During the three months to March, Mount Gibson sold some two-million tonnes of...
17th April 2014
 
 
GOLD

Flooding impacts Regis production

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Australian gold and nickel miner Regis Resources has seen decline in production for the three months to March, as its Garden Well and Rosemont operations, in Western Australia, were impacted on by pit flooding. During the quarter under review,...
17th April 2014
 
 
COPPER/GOLD

Sandfire sets record production in March Q

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Copper miner Sandfire has reported record production during the three months to March, with its DeGrussa operation, in Western Australia, delivering 18 098 t of copper and 10 035 oz of gold during the three months to March. This was compared with...
17th April 2014
 
 
GOLD

Andy Well delivers solid results for Doray

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Junior gold miner Doray Minerals produced 20 054 oz of gold during its second full quarter of production at the Andy Well gold mine, in Western Australia. MD Allan Kelly said that the production figures at Andy Well confirmed Doray’s position...
17th April 2014
 
 
GOLD

Record output for Mt Magnet - Ramelius

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ASX-listed Ramelius Resources has reported record quarterly gold production during the three months to March, driven by record output from its Mt Magnet project, in Western Australia. During the three months under review, Ramelius reported a...
17th April 2014
 
 
OIL & GAS

Woodside sales revenue soars in March Q

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ASX-listed Woodside Petroleum has reported a 15.9% increase in sales revenue for the first quarter ended March, compared with the previous corresponding period, as production and sales volumes were lifted. Revenue for the quarter reached...
17th April 2014
 
 
OIL & GAS

Santos sees slight upturn in production

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Australian oil and gas major Santos has reported an increase in production and sales for its first quarter ended March, compared with the previous corresponding period. Production for the quarter was up 1% to 12.2-million barrels of oil...
17th April 2014
 
 
GOLD

Perseus restarts Edikan

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Dual-listed gold miner Perseus Mining has restarted processing operations at its Edikan gold mine, in Ghana, seven days after a fire erupted at the plant. The fire started during scheduled maintenance and was brought under control within an hour....
17th April 2014
 
 
BASE METALS

350 Santa Rita workers on forced leave – Mirabela

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Embattled nickel miner Mirabela Nickel has warned that it would impose forced leave on around 350 staff at its Santa Rita mine, in Brazil, as it looked for funding to support ongoing operations at the mine. Mirabela, which went into voluntary...
17th April 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
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