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Base Resources selling and production still stable in half of 2017

August 2 2017      Source:base resources

Keywords:ilmenit

Base Resources Limited (ASX & AIM: BSE) ( is pleased to provide a quarterly corporate and operational update for its Kwale Mineral Sands Operations (“Kwale Operations”) in Kenya. The quarter was characterised by continuing improvement in zircon markets, stabilising ilmenite prices and a positive outlook for rutile. The continued strong performance of Kwale Operations has reduced net debt by a further US$24.0 million in the quarter.

 

KWALE OPERATIONS

 

PRODUCTION

June 2016

Sept 2016

Dec 2016

Mar 2017

June 2017

& SALES

Quarter

Quarter

Quarter

Quarter

Quarter

Production (tonnes)

 

 

 

 

 

Ilmenite

119,340

121,821

113,806

112,368

119,364

Rutile

21,766

21,886

22,870

23,107

22,762

Zircon

9,471

9,050

8,591

8,212

8,375

Zircon low grade1

-

2,160

2,550

2,474

3,026

Sales (tonnes)

 

 

 

 

 

Ilmenite

150,911

139,441

97,047

122,783

142,405

Rutile

32,454

23,023

19,773

21,416

27,779

Zircon

9,590

8,525

9,432

8,069

8,540

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zircon low grade1

-

-

3,397

3,059

3,045


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