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ConsZinc delays and expands Mexico venture

Changed plans by Consolidated Zinc (ASX: CZL) now point to production from an enlarged Plomosas zinc project in Mexico not happening until 2019, while additional zinc opportunities are also being sought.

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Commodities > Base-metals

ConsZinc delays and expands Mexico venture

Changed plans by Consolidated Zinc (ASX: CZL) now point to production from an enlarged Plomosas zinc project in Mexico not happening until 2019, while additional zinc opportunities are also being sought.

Staff reporter

ConsZinc delays and expands Mexico venture

On site at Plomosas in Chihuahua

Details on project specifics at Plomosas remain somewhat sketchy following a scoping study last month - a function of the ASX's strict reporting guidelines - though the company did say it was now targeting a mining operation starting at 250,000 tonnes per annum rather than the 100,000tpa previously contemplated.