Thailand's Padaeng halts production at zinc smelter [UPDATED]

Thai zinc producer Padaeng Industry Public Co has halted production at its 110,000-tpy smelter in the province of Tak, a company spokeswoman confirmed to Metal Bulletin on Thursday August 3.

Padaeng had previously announced plans to discontinue operations at its Tak facility in the second quarter of 2017 after zinc ore from its Mae Sod mine was depleted.

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Published

Vivian Teo

August 03, 2017

09:15 GMT

Singapore