Australia has surpassed China as the largest gold producer for the first half of the year due to higher output from the country’s major miners, according to Surbiton Associates.
Pilbara Minerals managing director Ken Brinsden believes global lithium demand is in full swing after the company reported higher sales of its product from the Pilgangoora operations in Western Australia.
AngloGold Ashanti has softened its guidance for the 2021 calendar year after COVID-19 challenges and labour shortages hampered production.
Westgold Resources expects to produce more than 250,000 ounces of gold in the 2022 financial year, more than doubling its output from five years ago.
Red 5 will move the Darlot underground gold mine in Western Australia into a medium-term high-grade feed source for the King of the Hills (KOTH) processing plant as part of its strategy to drive down costs.
Mineral Resources (MinRes) plans to acquire a 40 per cent interest in the Red Hill iron ore joint venture (RHIOJV) in Western Australia from Red Hill Iron for $400 million. Read more
Pilbara Minerals has delivered a record 95,972 tonnes of spodumene concentrate in the June quarter from its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in Western Australia.
OZ Minerals has increased its copper production by 22 per cent following strong performance at its Prominent Hill and Carrapateena copper-gold mines in South Australia.
Newmont has increased gold production during the June quarter thanks in part to higher grades and throughput at the Boddington mine in Western Australia.
Northern Star Resources has delivered synergies from its merger with Saracen Mineral Holdings ahead of schedule after smashing production, gold sales and cash flow targets.