Base ramps up Q3 mineral sand output after moving Kwale ops

By William Clarke
Published: Monday, 28 October 2019

Heavy mineral sand production at Base Resources' mine in Kenya stuttered in the third quarter but is increasing, with the company maintaining its full-year output forecasts.

Base Resources is ramping up production at its mineral sands mine in Kwale, Kenya, after moving operations to a new orebody but third-quarter output dropped from a year ago because of lower-grade ores.

The company moved production to a new part of the reserve in June after depleting the first...

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