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OZ Minerals September 2010 Quarterly Report

Posted 19 October 2010

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Summary:

  • Another excellent quarter of production from Prominent Hill.
  • Plant performance improves further with record periods of continuous production.
  • Record throughput following improvements to water pumping systems and higher process water recovery, albeit with some softer ore being treated.
  • Highly competitive cash costs of US43.0c/lb for the quarter and US47.2c/lb for the year to date.
  • Construction of the new Prominent Hill underground mine – the newly named Ankata mine – underway.
  • Encouraging near mine exploration results including 35m at 1.4% Cu from 1 Download pdf 214 KB