Rapid mining outweighs falling ore grade at Kenmare's Moma mine
Published: Friday, 12 April 2019
Mineral sand miner Kenmare has reported rising ore extraction at its Moma mine in Mozambique, while the pace of mining more than compensated for a sharp drop in ore grade.
On April 11, Kenmare announced it had increased its ore
mining by 19% year on year in the first quarter of 2019
(January-March), with heavy mineral concentrate production up
by 15% over the same period.
The concentration of heavy mineral sands in the mined ore
was down 10% year on...