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Bisha Achieved Record Zinc Production and Zinc Recoveries in Q3 2017

Bisha achieved record zinc production of 43.4m pounds and zinc recoveries of 74%
Bisha achieved record zinc production of 43.4 million payable pounds and continue to improve zinc recoveries averaging 74% for the third quarter. (Photo: Martin Zimmermann)

BY NEVSUN RESOURCES

Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX:NSU)(NYSE MKT:NSU) (Nevsun or the Company) is pleased to report its financial and operating results for the three months ended September 30, 2017. Unless otherwise noted all financial results are in millions of US dollars. Continue reading Bisha Achieved Record Zinc Production and Zinc Recoveries in Q3 2017

Nevsun’s Bisha Mine Back On Track?

The good news is that the efficiency of the copper circuit at the Bisha mine has improved notably in Q2 2017. The bad news is that zinc production declined significantly, due to the lower feed grades and recoveries. Despite some positive developments, there is still a lot of space for further improvements at the Bisha mine.

BY PETER ARENDAS | SEEKING ALPHA

Nevsun Resources (NYSEMKT:NSU) announced Q2 production results from its Bisha mine. Although zinc production declined compared to Q1, due to lower feed grade and recoveries, copper production increased notably. The most important news, according to Peter Kukielski, Nevsun’s CEO, is that: Continue reading Nevsun’s Bisha Mine Back On Track?