Glencore halts McArthur River zinc mine ops ahead of Cyclone Trevor

Glencore has halted mining operations and loading activities at its McArthur River zinc mine ahead of the arrival of Cyclone Trevor, the Australian miner said on Friday in an emailed statement to Fastmarkets.

No details were offered on the potential impact on delivery schedules and production at the mine.

According to Australian Bureau of Meteorology, Cyclone Trevor is expected to strengthen and hit the Northern Territory on Saturday as the equivalent of a category 3 or 4 Atlantic hurricane, bringing with it destructive, heavy rain...


Archie Hunter

Julian Luk

March 22, 2019

11:55 GMT