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Gamsberg project to retore Vedanta’s zinc output to 300 000 t/y from mid-2018

Capacity Restoration

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Creamer Media Writer
 
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Diversified miner Vedanta Resources subsidiary Zinc International has committed more than 80% of the $400-million capital expenditure (capex) for the first phase of the Gamsberg zinc project, in the Northern Cape. The first phase of the project is expected to have a mine life of 13 years, replacing the production lost by the closure of the Lisheen mine, in Ireland, and restoring Zinc International’s volumes to more than 300 000 t/y. Mining and milling at the Lisheen was concluded in December ...
 
 
 
 
 

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