Nyrstar extends Glencore offtake to 2018

Nyrstar has extended its commodity-grade lead and zinc offtake agreement with Glencore through to 2018, the Switzerland-based companies announced on Monday

Nyrstar signed the five-year offtake agreement in November 2008 as it looked to reduce costs and focus on added-value alloy sales, giving Glencore responsibility for marketing the entirety of its commodity-grade lead and zinc output. Nyrstar produced 1.08 million tonnes of zinc and 198,000 tonnes...


Mark Burton

June 27, 2011

10:00 GMT