Iluka resumes mining Sierra Leone operations, revises rutile guidance down further

By Cameron Perks
Published: Wednesday, 31 October 2018

The one-week strike at Iluka's Sierra Leone operations has caused Iluka to lower its rutile production guidance for the second time this year.

Australian Securities Exchange-listed mineral sand producer Iluka Resources has recommenced mining at its Sierra Leone subsidiary, Sierra Rutile Ltd (SRL), one week after "illegal strike action" halted production.

The company said the maximum rutile production from SRL will range 125,000-130,000 tonnes this year, assuming a quick ramp-up of activities as...

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