Production Statistics and Guidance

Production Statistics

The following is a summary of annual copper and gold production to date:

Contained metal production FY
2012
FY
2013
FY
2014
FY
2015
FY
2016
FY
2017
FY
2018
HY
2019
Total Project to date
COPPER (tonnes "000") 4 64 68 67 68 67 65 35 438
GOLD (ounces "000") 3 43 34 37 38 38 39 22 254

Production Guidance 2019

Production for the 12 months ending 30 June 2018 was 64,918 tonnes of copper and 39,273 ounces of gold, at a C1 cash operating cost of US$0.93/lb.

Production for the 2019 Financial Year is expected to be at the upper end of 63,000 to 67,000 tonnes of contained copper metal and at the upper end of 37,000 to 40,000 ounces of contained gold metal.  The C1 cost is expected to be approximately US$0.90-0.95/lb.