Tharisa records lower chrome concentrate output, moves production guidance lower

Tharisa recorded a 10% quarterly drop in chrome concentrate production in the three months to December 31 2018 and has amended its 2019 production guidance slightly lower.

The South African miner attributed the drop to reduced recoveries as a result of processing commissioning tailings to maintain plant throughput following a reduction in run-of-mine material, as well as reduced equipment availability.  Chrome concentrate production for the quarter, which is Tharisa’s fiscal first quarter, came...


Janie Davies

January 11, 2019

12:51 GMT