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Zijin Waste Leak Has 'Substantial Effect' on Copper Production

Industry News 08:48:23AM Jul 13, 2010 Source:SMM

July 12 (Bloomberg) -- Zijin Mining Group Co. has suspended stockpiling of ore at the Zijinshan mine after waste water containing acidic copper leaked into a nearby river, the company said in a statement to the Hong Kong stock exchange today. The incident has had a “substantial effect” on copper production at the mine, it said.

The company's shares were suspended today and will resume trading tomorrow, July 13, it said.
 

Zijin Waste Leak Has 'Substantial Effect' on Copper Production

Industry News 08:48:23AM Jul 13, 2010 Source:SMM

July 12 (Bloomberg) -- Zijin Mining Group Co. has suspended stockpiling of ore at the Zijinshan mine after waste water containing acidic copper leaked into a nearby river, the company said in a statement to the Hong Kong stock exchange today. The incident has had a “substantial effect” on copper production at the mine, it said.

The company's shares were suspended today and will resume trading tomorrow, July 13, it said.