First Quantum resumes copper output at Las Cruces mill

First Quantum Minerals has resumed copper production at its Las Cruces mill in Spain after a land slippage last week, by processing lower-grade stockpiled ore.

The stockpiled ore was expected to provide feed for the next several months while the company, which is based in Toronto, Canada, obtains the necessary regulatory approval to begin mining at Phase 6, an area that was not affected by the land slip.

The land slippage...

Published

Andrea Hotter

February 01, 2019

14:10 GMT

New York