Mined zinc, lead output down in 2020 - ILZSG

Production of mined zinc and lead both declined in 2020 due to Covid-19-led restrictions in major supplying countries, the International Lead and Zinc Study Group (ILZSG) said on Thursday February 25.

World zinc mine production fell by 5.9% year on year to 12.14 million tonnes last year, while global lead mine output dropped by 5% year on year to 4.48 million...

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Julian Luk

February 26, 2021

08:15 GMT

Hong Kong