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Power failure resulting in loss of BHP Billiton's Olympic Dam copper output of about three weeks

  • Author:Himake administrator
  • Source:Wenhua financial
  • Release on:2016-11-09
     BHP Billiton (BHP Billiton) Said on Tuesday that under the influence of power in late September, owned by BHP Billiton in AustraliaOlympic DamProduction of copper losses equal to about three weeks.
  Jacqui McGill, Chief Executive of the mine said that affected by this, the mine's initial fiscal year 2017 production goal of 200,000 tons needed reconsideration.
  SA September 28, large-scale power outages forced BHP to suspend production, standby power used to maintain essential operations.
  Based on the current 4,800 dollars per tonThe price of copperCalculation, BHP during the production loss of about 260 dollars a day.

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